incoordination

or in·co-or·di·na·tion

[ in-koh-awr-dn-ey-shuh n ]
/ ˌɪn koʊˌɔr dnˈeɪ ʃən /
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noun

lack of coordination.

Nearby words

  1. inconvenient,
  2. inconveniently,
  3. inconvertible,
  4. inconvincible,
  5. incoordinate,
  6. incor.,
  7. incorporable,
  8. incorporate,
  9. incorporated,
  10. incorporating

Origin of incoordination

First recorded in 1875–80; in-3 + coordination

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Examples 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

incoordination

/ (ˌɪnkəʊˌɔːdɪˈneɪʃən) /

noun

lack of coordination or organization
pathol a lack of muscular control when making a voluntary movement
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Medicine definitions for incoordination

incoordination

[ ĭn′kō-ôr′dn-āshən ]

n.

ataxia

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