gag reflex
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gag reflex(
gahg
 
ri
-
flehks
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (medicine)
a. el reflejo nauseoso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The smell of trash triggered my gag reflex.El olor de la basura me provocó el reflejo nauseoso.
b. el reflejo faríngeo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
You have a strong gag reflex, but it is within the normal range.Tiene un reflejo faríngeo fuerte, pero no es fuera de lo normal.
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