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akinesthesia

Pronunciation: ā-kin′es-thē′zē-ă

Definition: Inability to perceive movement or position. Absence of the sense of perception of movement or of the muscular sense.

[G. a- priv. + kinēsis, motion, + aisthēsis, sensation]

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