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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relating to or controlled by the nervous system.

Usage examples (40)
  • autonomic reflexes
  • I had to confront my parents today; they wouldn’t use the term autonomic dysfunction or Shy-Dragers.
  • It is for this reason called the autonomic nervous system.
  • I think this reflex demonstrates evolutionary relics in the wiring of a part of the nervous system called the autonomic nervous system. for more
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