automatic reaction


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automatic reaction

A category of reflexes that includes righting and equilibrium reactions. Synonym: automatic movement reaction
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Project Name: Bid of procurement of automatic reaction device for laboratory use for shanghai university
While most adults, if they are in any way self-aware, can work out why they have automatic reactions to certain things, Demetriades through her scan, had made direct connection between being that adrenaline junkie and a past event that I hadn't.
I felt awful leaving him in the sea but my automatic reaction was to run.
Mindfulness allows a release from automatic reactions, fears and attachments, allowing an engagement of inner wisdom (Center for Mindful Eating, 2014).
Regardless of the insult to Islam, such automatic reaction to any anti-Islamic activity anywhere in the world, means that worldwide violence by Muslims can be triggered by people who have a deep loathing for Islam.
I reject the knee-jerk automatic reaction many people have to the issue of health and safety, naturally this should be taken seriously, but it should not be used as a blanket response to stop anything we think is too much bother and its use should be proportionate, in this case it is not.
He admitted "lightly slapping" her as she bit him but said it was an automatic reaction.
However, they will also be aware that no matter what documents ministers ask trusts to consider, when budgets are cut the automatic reaction is to reduce preventative services.
The White House's top Africa policy adviser, Michelle Gavin, said the administration never intended to have specific metrics that would prompt an automatic reaction.
We begin by uncovering the triggers and then we have the possibility of unlocking the automatic reaction.
It's an automatic reaction to plane crashes, they are in trains and more frequently on ships" he said.
Having had small shares in horses in the past, when people learn of your involvement, their automatic reaction is that you are a mad gambler.

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