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repetitive motion disorder

noun

a painful condition caused by overuse of particular muscles, tendons, or nerves in repeated activities, such as keyboarding; also called cumulative trauma disorder , repetitive strain disorder , [repetitive strain injury], repetitive stress injury

Examples

Repetitive motion disorder is characterized by numbness, pain, and a wasting and weakening of muscles.

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