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Medical Term:

facilitation

Pronunciation: fa-sil'i-ta'shun

Definition: Enhancement or reinforcement of a reflex or other nervous activity by the arrival at the reflex center of other excitatory impulses.

[L. facilitas, fr. facilis, easy]

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