[ in-koh-awr-dn-ey-shuhn ]
/ ˌɪn koʊˌɔr dnˈeɪ ʃən /
lack of coordination.
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Words nearby incoordination
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Example sentences from the Web for incoordination
If recovery takes place, convalescence extends over a long period of time, during which incoordination of movement may persist.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse|United States Department of Agriculture
British Dictionary definitions for incoordination
/ (ˌɪnkəʊˌɔːdɪˈneɪʃən) /
lack of coordination or organization
pathol a lack of muscular control when making a voluntary movement
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Medical definitions for incoordination
[ ĭn′kō-ôr′dn-ā′shən ]
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