excito-motory

Excito-motory

Ex*ci`to-mo"to*ry\, a. (Physiol.) Exciting motion; -- said of that portion of the nervous system concerned in reflex actions, by which impressions are transmitted to a nerve center and then reflected back so as to produce muscular contraction without sensation or volition.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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