intrinsic reflex n.
A reflex muscular contraction elicited by the application of a stimulus, usually stretching, to the muscle.
operating system, graphics A library package on top of Xlib, extending the basic functions of the X Window System. It provides mechanisms for building widget sets and application environments. (1996-08-26)
- Intrinsic semiconductor
noun 1. an almost pure semiconductor to which no impurities have been added and in which the electron and hole densities are equal at thermal equilibrium Also called i-type semiconductor
- Intrinsic sphincter
intrinsic sphincter n. A thickening of the circular fibers of the tunica muscularis of an organ.
[in-troh] /ˈɪn troʊ/ noun, plural intros. Informal. 1. an . 2. the introductory passage of a piece for a jazz or dance band. 1. a prefix, meaning “inwardly,” “within,” occurring in loanwords from Latin (introspection); occasionally used in the formation of new words (introjection). 1. . 2. introduced. 3. introducing. 4. . 5. . /ˈɪntrəʊ/ […]