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  • n. a reflex in infants in which the head is turned towards any stimulus; used to find the nipple

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. reflex consisting of head-turning and sucking movements elicited in a normal infant by gently stroking the side of the mouth or cheek


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