dysmetria

[dis-me-tree-uh]

Origin of dysmetria

1910–15; < New Latin < Greek dys- dys- + métr(on) a measure + -ia -ia
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dysmetria in Medicine

dysmetria

[dĭs-mētrē-ə, -mĕtrē-ə]
n.
  1. An inability or impaired ability to accurately control the range of movement in muscular acts.
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