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reflex

1. (Science: anatomy) Reflected.

2. (Science: neurology, physiology) A reflected action or movement, the sum total of any particular involuntary activity.


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Instinctive Behavior and Innate Ideas

... My current position on this subject as I stated before is that I do not reject it, that I am just challenging the concept. I concur with taxes and reflexes being innate, and that evolutionary adaptation affecting genes which changes a species physiology (which includes the nervous system). I challenge ...

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by Gannet
Sun Mar 02, 2014 5:22 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Instinctive Behavior and Innate Ideas
Replies: 1
Views: 1196

Re:

... Good Day piscilatovegetarian - I am not rejecting the idea of "innate ideas" I am just challenging the concept. I concur with taxes and reflexes being innate, and that evolutionary adaptation affecting genes which changes a species physiology (which includes the nervous system). I challenge ...

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by Gannet
Sun Mar 02, 2014 3:40 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
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Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?

... animals to have free will? Like, if you look at a spider, do you think it makes choices and decisions, or is it completely on the mercy of its reflexes and reactions to external and internal signals it receives? I know that you cannot know the spider's thoughts, but what is your feeling about ...

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by biohazard
Mon Apr 08, 2013 9:08 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
Replies: 27
Views: 27172

Help please

... question To prevent getting  an enlarged thyroid gland, or goitre,  And also to prevent symptoms such as dry skin, hair loss, fatigue and slowed reflexes which is what you may get if have insufficient levels of iodine 

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by Olympic
Sat Aug 11, 2012 5:25 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help please
Replies: 8
Views: 7913

Origin of scare

What do you mean when you say that those reflexes are not stipulated to humans?

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by jfolpf
Tue Feb 21, 2012 1:03 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origin of scare
Replies: 6
Views: 2187
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