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noun aki·ne·sia \ˌā-kī-ˈnē-zh(ē-)ə\

Definition of AKINESIA

:  loss or impairment of voluntary activity (as of a muscle)
April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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