POSTURAL REFLEX

any of a multitude of automatic motions which function to preserve body posture.

POSTURAL REFLEX: "Postural reflexes are commonly sought during newborn examinations."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "POSTURAL REFLEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/postural-reflex/ (accessed May 10, 2021).
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