choreiform

[ kuh-ree-uh-fawrm ]
/ kəˈri əˌfɔrm /

adjective Pathology.

of, relating to, or resembling chorea.

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Origin of choreiform

First recorded in 1905–10; chore(a) + -i- + -form
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Example sentences from the Web for choreiform

  • When L. was eight years old choreiform movements of the right arm began to appear, and soon rendered writing an impossibility.