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ideomotor apraxia, ideokinetic apraxia (s); ideomotor apraxias, ideokinetic apraxias (pl) (nouns)
A disorder in which simple acts can not be performed in sequences or a continuous series of actions: "The ailments known as ideomotor apraxia and ideokinetic apraxia handicap people because they have nervous-system disorders that result in deficits in the execution of movements due to the inability of accessing the neural instructions to the muscles."

"Those neural instructions were stored by previous motor experiences when simple-single acts could be performed but those who have ideomotor apraxias can't do a sequence of associated actions."

This entry is located in the following units: ideo- (page 1) praxis-, -praxsis, -praxia, -praxic, -praxi- (page 2)