latent reflex n.
A reflex considered as normal but which usually appears only under a pathological condition that makes its manifestation more likely.
noun, Mathematics, Now Rare. 1. (def 2).
- Latent schizophrenia
latent schizophrenia n. A condition characterized by symptoms of schizophrenia but lacking a psychotic schizophrenic episode.
- Latent stage
latent stage n. See incubative stage.
noun, Ophthalmology. 1. the tendency, controllable by muscular effort, for one or both eyes to exhibit strabismus.