STATIC RESPONSE By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 The postural reflex to orient us against a force such as gravity. Also called static reflex. STATIC RESPONSE: "A static response is the postural reflex to orient us against a force such as gravity." Related Psychology Terms GEOTAXIS BLINK RESPONSE DEFECATION REFLEX KNEE-JERK REFLEX BLINK RESPONSE ELAN VITAL G-PROTECTION DEVICE REFLEXOLOGY STANCE REFLEX SENSE OF EQUILIBRIUM Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STATIC RESPONSE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/static-response/ (accessed August 4, 2020).