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adiadochokinesia


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An inability, sometimes classified as a form of apraxia, to perform rapid rhythmic movements such as finger tapping, often indicative of damage to the cerebellum. Compare dysdiadochokinesia. [From Greek a- without + diadochos a successor + kinesis movement + -ia indicating a condition or quality]

Subjects: Psychology.


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