superficial reflex n.
A reflex elicited by stimulation of the skin.
- Superficial temporal vein
superficial temporal vein n. Any of the veins that pass from the temporal region to join the retromandibular vein.
noun, plural superficies. 1. the surface, outer face, or outside of a thing. 2. the outward appearance, especially as distinguished from the inner nature. noun (rare) (pl) -cies 1. a surface or outer face 2. the outward form of a thing superficies su·per·fi·cies (sōō’pər-fĭsh’ēz, -fĭsh’ē-ēz’) n. pl. superficies The outer surface of an area or […]
adjective 1. extra fine, as in grain or texture; unusually fine: superfine sugar. 2. extra fine in quality. 3. excessively refined; overnice: superfine manners. adjective 1. of exceptional fineness or quality 2. excessively refined
noun 1. a suprasegmental feature having an identifiable meaning or grammatical function, as the stress pattern that distinguishes the noun record from the verb record or the parallel falling stress patterns of blackbird and highchair, reflecting a parallel relationship between the elements. noun 1. (linguistics) a suprasegmental feature distinguishing the meaning or grammatical function of […]