Sentence Examples


  • Nor was the theory of reflex action confined to the more "mechanical" functions.
  • It forms small crystals, showing a brilliant green reflex, and is soluble in water and alcohol with formation of a deep red solution.
  • His restless life was the reflex of a mental history disturbed by prolonged agitation.
  • The brevity of the interval between the tap on the knee and the beginning of the resultant contraction of the muscle seems such as to exclude the possibility of reflex development.
  • In 1848 Airy invented the reflex zenith tube to replace the zenith sector previously employed.