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akinaesthesia


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Absence of kinaesthesis or muscle sense, usually resulting from damage to the central nervous system. Also called akinaesthesis. US akinesthesia, akinesthesis. [From Greek a- without + kineein to move + aisthesis sensation, from aisthanesthai to feel + -ia indicating a condition or quality]

Subjects: Psychology.


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