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  1. pharyngeal reflex, gag reflex(noun)

    normal reflex consisting of retching; may be produced by touching the soft palate in the back of the mouth

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  1. gag reflex(Noun)

    A reflex contraction of the back of the throat, evoked by touching the soft palate.


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