toe reflex

n.

A reflex in which strong passive flexion of the great toe excites contraction of the flexor muscles in the leg.
Babinski's reflex

Nearby words

  1. toe clip,
  2. toe crack,
  3. toe dance,
  4. toe loop,
  5. toe pick,
  6. toe the line,
  7. toe-curling,
  8. toe-dance,
  9. toe-drop,
  10. toe-in


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