He equated this response with altered activity of the autonomic nervous system.
That thing gibbering in the autonomic and voluntary nervous systems—merely fear.
To this system Langley has lately given the name 'autonomic.'
As regards ethics, Baader rejects the Kantian or any autonomic system of morals.
autonomic nervous system: The vegetative nervous system which controls vital functions,—as digestion, respiration, circulation.
When we remember the workings of our autonomic nerves we may not wonder at that fact.
autonomic in itself, life submits itself to the general laws of evolution.
And the end result seems to depend from the memories which have accumulated in our autonomic nerves.
We should notice right here the antagonism that exists between the middle division of the autonomic and the other two.
autonomic au·to·nom·ic (ô'tə-nŏm'ĭk)
Functionally independent; not under voluntary control.
Relating to the autonomic nervous system.