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Involuntary

Involuntary

1. Not having will of the power of choice.

2. Not under the influence or control of the will; not voluntary; as, the involuntary movements of the body; involuntary Muscle fibres.

3. Not proceeding from choice; done unwillingly; reluctant; compulsory; as, involuntary submission.

Origin: L. Involuntarius.


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As I remembered most of his work involved research in temperament, conditioning and involuntary reflex actions. He prepared thesis "Centrifugal nerves of the heart" for which he was awarded Noble Prize (1904). Isn't it ?

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by seeker007
Mon Jun 11, 2012 4:23 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: need help
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Are Creationists more right than evolutionists after all

... predictably. Therefore religious and sociopolitical philosophies tended to become fundamentalistic,fetteristic,rigid,fascist,blind,certainistic,involuntary,ritualistic and a uniquely prejudiced fetish of man.Such force identified order, but like other entities of creation the permanence of attributes ...

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by maunas
Mon Jun 11, 2012 2:58 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Are Creationists more right than evolutionists after all
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Views: 18157

Are Creationists more right than evolutionists after all

... predictably. Therefore religious and sociopolitical philosophies tended to become fundamentalistic,fetteristic,rigid, fascist,blind,certainistic,involuntary,ritualistic and a uniquely prejudiced fetish of man.Such force identified order, but like other entities of creation the permanence of attributes ...

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by maunas
Sat Jun 09, 2012 2:08 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Are Creationists more right than evolutionists after all
Replies: 25
Views: 18157

help match biology

... the cerebrum; auditory interpretation; impulses are from the organ Corti Of the cerebrum; visual interpretation; impulses are from rods and cones Involuntary control of heart rate, breathing rate, blood pressure, and swallowing Conscious control; thinking, creative thought, emotions, interpretation ...

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by mkshawty
Wed Apr 25, 2012 11:30 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: help match biology
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Reflex actions VS. Involuntary actions

what are the differences between reflex action and involuntary action? THX for your answers Plz give resources if there are any I have been learning coordination recently

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by bryanwong
Mon Mar 26, 2012 12:46 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Reflex actions VS. Involuntary actions
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