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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ataxic  \A*tax"ic\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  ataxique  See  {Ataxia}.]  (Med.) 
  Characterized  by  ataxy,  that  is 
  a  by  great  irregularity  of  functions  or  symptoms,  or 
  b  by  a  want  of  coordinating  power  in  movements. 
 
  {Ataxic  fever},  malignant  typhus  fever.  --Pinel. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ataxic 
  adj  :  lacking  motor  coordination;  marked  or  caused  by  ataxia  [syn: 
  {atactic}] 




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