FIXATION REFLEX

the term that is given to a reflex that orients the eyes onto a fixed target. It uses cortical and the subcortical areas of our brain. See optokinetic reflex.

FIXATION REFLEX: "Our fixation reflex allows us to stay fixed on an object."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FIXATION REFLEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fixation-reflex/ (accessed June 3, 2020).
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