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chemoreflex

[kee-moh-ree-fleks, kem-oh-] /ˌki moʊˈri flɛks, ˌkɛm oʊ-/
noun, Physiology
1.
a reflex caused by a chemical stimulus.
Origin of chemoreflex
1900-1905
1900-05; chemo- + reflex
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