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LID REFLEX [1 record]

Record 1 2013-07-23

English

Subject field(s)
  • Nervous System
  • The Eye
DEF

The automatic closure of the eyelid when an object is perceived to be rapidly approaching the eye.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Système nerveux
  • Oeil
DEF

Clignement des paupières provoqué par l'approche brusque d'un objet, d'une lumière vive.

Key term(s)
  • réflexe optico-palpébral

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Sistema nervioso
  • Ojo
DEF

Cierre de ambos ojos ante luz intensa o aproximación de [un] objeto.

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