or in·co-or·di·na·tion

[in-koh-awr-dn-ey-shuh n]


lack of coordination.

Origin of incoordination

First recorded in 1875–80; in-3 + coordination Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for incoordination

Historical Examples of 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



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




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