DEFECATION REFLEX

The reflex that occurs in the rectum that is a response to pressure of faecal material. Also called rectal reflex. See anal stage- toilet training.

DEFECATION REFLEX: "The defecation reflex is when we move our bowels and got the toilet."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DEFECATION REFLEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/defecation-reflex/ (accessed November 26, 2020).
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