crossed reflex

n.

A reflex movement on one side of the body in response to a stimulus applied to the opposite side.

Nearby words

  1. crossed diplopia,
  2. crossed eyes,
  3. crossed hemianesthesia,
  4. crossed hemianopsia,
  5. crossed hemiplegia,
  6. crossette,
  7. crossfire,
  8. crossfoot,
  9. crosshatch,
  10. crosshead


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