palatal reflex

n.

Swallowing reflex induced by stimulation of the palate.palatine reflex

Nearby words

  1. parfum,
  2. pargasite,
  3. parget,
  4. pargeting,
  5. parging,
  6. parhelion,
  7. pari passu,
  8. pari-,
  9. pari-mutuel,
  10. paria


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