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akinesia


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Akinesia  \Ak`i*ne"si*a\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  quiescence;  'a  priv.  +  ? 
  motion.]  (Med.) 
  Paralysis  of  the  motor  nerves;  loss  of  movement.  --Foster. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  akinesia 
  n  :  motionlessness  attributable  to  a  temporary  paralysis  [syn:  {akinesis}] 




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