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Synonyms for gag reflex

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pharyngeal reflex, gag reflex(noun)

    normal reflex consisting of retching; may be produced by touching the soft palate in the back of the mouth

    pharyngeal reflex, gag reflex


  1. gag reflex(noun)

    pharyngeal reflex

  2. gag reflex(noun)

    A reflex contraction of the back of the throat, evoked by touching the soft palate.

    pharyngeal reflex

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. gag reflex

    Pharyngeal reflex

  2. gag reflex

    Pharyngeal reflex

Translations for gag reflex

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  • réflexe nauséeuxFrench
  • स्वरयंत्र ऐंठन विकारHindi
  • 개그 반사Korean
  • வாந்தி எடுக்கும் உணர்வுTamil
  • گھاگ ریلیکسUrdu
  • dẻo mồmVietnamese
  • gag反射Chinese

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