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excitomotor

[ik-sahy-tuh-moh-ter] /ɪkˌsaɪ təˈmoʊ tər/
adjective, Physiology.
1.
causing an increase of motor activity:
excitomotor nerves.
Also, excitomotory
[ik-sahy-tuh-moh-tuh-ree] /ɪkˌsaɪ təˈmoʊ tə ri/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of excitomotor
1830-1840
First recorded in 1830-40; excito- + motor
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excitomotor in Medicine

excitomotor ex·ci·to·mo·tor (ĭk-sī'tō-mō'tər)
adj.
Causing or increasing the rapidity of motion.

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