apraxia

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noun aprax·ia \ (ˌ)ā-ˈprak-sē-ə \

Definition of apraxia

:loss or impairment of the ability to execute complex coordinated movements without muscular or sensory impairment

apractic

play \-ˈprak-tik\ or apraxic play \-ˈprak-sik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of apraxia

New Latin, from Greek, inaction, from a- + praxis action, from prassein to do — more at practical


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apraxia

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noun aprax·ia \ (ˈ)ā-ˈprak-sē-ə \

medical Definition of apraxia

:loss or impairment of the ability to execute complex coordinated movements without muscular or sensory impairment — compare eupraxia

apractic

play \-ˈprak-tik\ or apraxic play \-ˈprak-sik\ adjective

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