Sentence Examples


  • Nor was the theory of reflex action confined to the more "mechanical" functions.
  • His restless life was the reflex of a mental history disturbed by prolonged agitation.
  • In 1848 Airy invented the reflex zenith tube to replace the zenith sector previously employed.
  • It forms small crystals, showing a brilliant green reflex, and is soluble in water and alcohol with formation of a deep red solution.
  • Since, however, the evidence of ordinary consciousness almost always goes to prove that the individual, especially in relation to future acts, regards himself as being free within certain limitations to make his own choice of alternatives, many determinists go so far as to admit that there may be in any action which is neither reflex nor determined by external causes solely an element of freedom.