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motor-minded

[moh-ter-mahyn-did] /ˈmoʊ tərˌmaɪn dɪd/
adjective
1.
disposed to perceive one's environment in terms of mechanical or muscular activity.
Origin of motor-minded
1895-1900
1895-1900
Related forms
motor-mindedness, noun
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  • motor-minded people are apt to talk easily, and to learn readily to speak foreign languages.

    Natural Wonders Edwin Tenney Brewster
  • Most of you will probably find yourselves, first eye-minded, then motor-minded.

    Natural Wonders Edwin Tenney Brewster
  • In the first case you are eye-minded; in the second, ear-minded; in the third, motor-minded.

    Natural Wonders Edwin Tenney Brewster

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