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bradykinesia

[brad-i-ki-nee-zhuh, -kahy-]
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noun
  1. slowness of movement, as found, for example, in Parkinson's disease.
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Origin of bradykinesia

Related formsbrad·y·ki·net·ic [brad-i-ki-net-ik, -kahy-] /ˈbræd ɪ kɪˈnɛt ɪk, -kaɪ-/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for bradykinesia

bradykinesia

noun
  1. physiol abnormal slowness of physical movement, esp as an effect of Parkinson's disease
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Word Origin

C20: from brady- + Greek kinēsis motion
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bradykinesia in Medicine

bradykinesia

(brăd′ē-kĭ-nēzhə, -kī-)
n.
  1. Extreme slowness in movement.
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Related formsbrad′y•ki•netic (-nĕtĭk) adj.
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