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adiadochokinesia

[ ad-ee-ad-uh-koh-ki-nee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh, -kahy-nee- ]
/ 藢忙d i藢忙d 蓹 ko蕣 k瑟藞ni 蕭蓹, -蕭i 蓹, -zi 蓹, -ka瑟藞ni- /
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noun Medicine/Medical.
the inability to perform rapidly alternating muscular movements, as flexion and extension.
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Also ad路i路ad路o路cho路ki路ne路sis [ad-ee-ad-uh-koh-ki-nee-sis, -kahy-nee-], /藢忙d i藢忙d 蓹 ko蕣 k瑟藞ni s瑟s, -ka瑟藞ni-/, ad路i路ad路o路ko路ki路ne路sia, ad路i路ad路o路ko路ki路ne路sis.
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Origin of adiadochokinesia

a-6 + Greek di谩docho(s) successor (dia-dia- + doch-, variant stem of d茅chesthai to receive + -os adj. suffix) + -kinesia
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