Meaning of RESPONSE in English

RESPONSE

■ noun

1》 an instance of responding; an answer or reaction.

2》 Psychology & Physiology an excitation of a nerve impulse.

Origin

ME: from OFr. respons or L. responsum , neut. past participle of respondere (see respond ).

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