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au·to·nom·ic

 (ô′tə-nŏm′ĭk)
adj.
1. Physiology
a. Of, relating to, or controlled by the autonomic nervous system.
b. Occurring involuntarily; automatic: an autonomic reflex.
2. Resulting from internal stimuli; spontaneous.

au′to·nom′i·cal·ly adv.

autonomic

(ˌɔːtəˈnɒmɪk) or

autonomical

adj
1. occurring involuntarily or spontaneously
2. (Physiology) of or relating to the autonomic nervous system
3. (Botany) Also: autonomous (of plant movements) occurring as a result of internal stimuli
ˌautoˈnomically adv

au•to•nom•ic

(ˌɔ təˈnɒm ɪk)

adj.
1. autonomous.
2. of, pertaining to, or controlled by the autonomic nervous system.
3. Biol. internally caused; spontaneous.
[1825–35]
au`to•nom′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.autonomic - relating to or controlled by the autonomic nervous systemautonomic - relating to or controlled by the autonomic nervous system; "autonomic reflexes"
physiology - the branch of the biological sciences dealing with the functioning of organisms
involuntary - controlled by the autonomic nervous system; without conscious control; "involuntary muscles"; "gave an involuntary start"
Translations

autonomic

[ˌɔːtəˈnɒmɪk] adj (Med) → involontario/a

au·to·nom·ic

a. autonómico-a, autónomo-a, que funciona independientemente;
___ division of nervous systemdivisión ___ del sistema nervioso;
___ dysreflexiadisrreflexia ___;
___ hypereflexiahiperreflexia ___;
___ imbalancedesequilibrio ___;
___ nervous systemsistema nervioso ___;
___ neurogenic bladdervejiga neurogénica ___;
___ plexusplexo ___;
___ seizureconvulsión ___;
___ visceral motor nucleinúcleos viscerales motores autonómicos.
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If arms flex in response to a stimulus, then perhaps they are in the service of predator defense; whereas if the movements appear to occur more or less autonomically, then it may be a mode of locomotion.
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