fight-or-flightreaction


fight-or-flightreaction
fight-or-flight reaction (fītʹôr-flītʹ) n.
A set of physiological changes, such as increases in heart rate, arterial blood pressure, and blood glucose, initiated by the sympathetic nervous system to mobilize body systems in response to stress.

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Universalium. 2010.


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