associated movement

[ə-sōshē-ā′tĭd, -sē-]

n.

Involuntary movement in one limb corresponding to a voluntary movement in the opposite limb.

Nearby words

  1. associate,
  2. associate degree,
  3. associate of arts,
  4. associate professor,
  5. associated,
  6. associated state,
  7. associated statehood,
  8. association,
  9. association area,
  10. association constant


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