Entry from British & World English dictionary
The reflex by which the direction of the eyes remains constant when the head is moved.
- He distinguished two types of compensatory movements: the vestibulo-ocular reflex and the optokinetic response, both of which compensate for head movement.
- This light-headedness could indirectly have effects of vestibulo-spinal and vestibulo-ocular reflexes.
- Situations involving involuntary movements of the head where vestibulo-ocular reflexes are important to control eye position are given in section 5 above.
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