hypokinesis

hypokinesia

[hahy-poh-ki-nee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh, -kahy-]
noun Pathology.
abnormally diminished muscular function or mobility.
Also, hypokinesis [hahy-poh-ki-nee-sis, -kahy-] .


Origin:
1885–90; hypo- + -kinesia

hypokinetic [hahy-poh-ki-net-ik, -kahy-] , adjective
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hypokinesis hy·po·ki·ne·sis (hī'pō-kə-nē'sĭs, -kī-) or hy·po·ki·ne·sia (-nē'zhə)
n.
Diminished or abnormally slow movement. Also called hypomotility.


hy'po·ki·net'ic (-nět'ĭk) adj.
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