response


response
response [ri späns′]
n.
[ME respounse < ML respons < L responsum, neut. of responsus, pp. of respondere: see RESPOND]
1. something said or done in answer; reply or reaction
2. Eccles.
a) a word or words used in replying to or affirming a prayer, reading, or exhortation
b) RESPONSORY
3. Electronics the ratio of the output to the input, as for a given frequency, of a device or system operating under specified conditions
4. Physiol. Psychol. any biological reaction or behavior resulting from the application of a stimulus

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