Moro reflex

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Noun1.Moro reflex - a normal reflex of young infants; a sudden loud noise causes the child to stretch out the arms and flex the legs
startle, jump, start - a sudden involuntary movement; "he awoke with a start"

Mo·ro re·flex

n. reflejo de Moro, movimiento de sorpresa del neonato de reflejo instantáneo al estrechar las manos y brazos.