Definitions for knee jerk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. knee jerk, knee-jerk reflex, patellar reflex(noun)

    a reflex extension of the leg resulting from a sharp tap on the patellar tendon

GCIDE

  1. Knee jerk(n.)

    emotional and predictable; -- of certain people and their reactions to events.

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