EXTENSION REFLEX

The reflex action that extends a limb away from the body. Compare flexion reflex.

EXTENSION REFLEX: "The extension reflex is a stretch reflex."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EXTENSION REFLEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/extension-reflex/ (accessed August 7, 2020).
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