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dyspraxia

[dis-prak-see-uh] /dɪsˈpræk si ə/
noun, Pathology
1.
inability to perform coordinated movements.
Origin
< Greek: ill success, equivalent to dys- dys- + prâx(is) action + -ia -ia
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British Dictionary definitions for dyspraxia

dyspraxia

/dɪsˈpræksɪə/
noun
1.
(pathol) an impairment in the control of the motor system; it may be developmental or acquired, resulting from a cerebral lesion
Word Origin
dys- + prax(is) + -ia
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dyspraxia in Medicine

dyspraxia dys·prax·i·a (dĭs-prāk'sē-ə)
n.
The impairment or painful functioning of an organ.

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