excitoreflex nerve

[ ĭk-sī′tō-rēflĕks′ ]

n.

A visceral nerve that causes reflex action.

Nearby words

  1. excitomotor,
  2. exciton,
  3. excitonics,
  4. excitor,
  5. excitor nerve,
  6. excl.,
  7. exclaim,
  8. exclam.,
  9. exclamation,
  10. exclamation mark


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