Definition of reflectory in English:

reflectory

adjective

  • Physiology. Designating or relating to an action or condition caused by an automatic response to a stimulus.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in British and Foreign Medico-chirurgical Review. From reflect + -ory, in sense 1 probably after motory; compare reflectorial.

Pronunciation

reflectory

/rɪˈflɛkt(ə)ri/