acquired reflex


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Related to acquired reflex: conditioned reaction
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Noun1.acquired reflex - an acquired response that is under the control of (conditional on the occurrence of) a stimulusacquired reflex - an acquired response that is under the control of (conditional on the occurrence of) a stimulus
learned reaction, learned response - a reaction that has been acquired by learning
conditioned avoidance, conditioned avoidance response - a conditioned response that anticipates the occurrence of an aversive stimulus
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Custom computer algorithms assign the acquired reflex cycles to the appropriate phase of gait on the basis of timing latencies or EMG activity for signal-averaging of 8 to 10 reflex cycles at each point in the gait cycle [1,4-5,12].
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