Medical Definition of Chin reflex

1. A spasmodic contraction of the temporal muscles following a downward tap on the loosely hanging mandible. Synonym: chin jerk, chin reflex, jaw jerk, mandibular reflex, masseter reflex. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chin Reflex

chimæræ
chin
chin-chin
chin-up
chin-ups
chin-wag
chin-wagging
chin-wags
chin cap
chin chin
chin guard
chin guards
chin jerk
chin muscle
chin music
chin reflex (current term)
chin rest
chin roll
chin rolls
chin strap
chin up
chin wag
china
china cabinet
china cap
china clay
china closet
china marker
china pink
china stone

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