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hypokinesia

[hahy-poh-ki-nee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh, -kahy-]
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noun Pathology.
  1. abnormally diminished muscular function or mobility.
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Also hy·po·ki·ne·sis [hahy-poh-ki-nee-sis, -kahy-] /ˌhaɪ poʊ kɪˈni sɪs, -kaɪ-/.

Origin of hypokinesia

First recorded in 1885–90; hypo- + -kinesia
Related formshy·po·ki·net·ic [hahy-poh-ki-net-ik, -kahy-] /ˌhaɪ poʊ kɪˈnɛt ɪk, -kaɪ-/, adjective
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hypokinesis in Medicine

hypokinesis

(hī′pō-kə-nēsĭs, -kī-)
n.
  1. Diminished or abnormally slow movement.hypomotility
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Related formshy′po•ki•netic (-nĕtĭk) adj.
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