asynergy

noun
absence of coordination of organs or body parts that usually work together harmoniously
Syn: ↑asynergia
Derivationally related forms: ↑asynergic (for: ↑asynergia), ↑asynergic
Hypernyms: ↑pathology

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  • Asynergy — is defective or lack of co ordination between muscles, limbs or joints, resulting in a loss in movement or speed. Asynergy is most likely to occur during complex movements, where several individual muscle contractions are needed to act in unison …   Wikipedia

  • asynergy — /ay sin euhr jee/, n. Med. defective coordination between parts, as muscles or limbs, that normally act in unison. Also, asynergia /ay si nerr jeuh, jee euh/. [1855 60; A 6 + SYNERGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • asynergy — Lack of coordination among various muscle groups during the performance of complex movements, resulting in loss of skill and speed. When severe, results in decomposition of movement, wherein complex motor acts are performed in a series of… …   Medical dictionary

  • asynergy — n. lack of coordination between parts of the body that usually work together (Medical) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • asynergy — asyn·er·gy …   English syllables

  • asynergy —   n. Medicine, lack of co ordination, especially of muscles …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • asynergic — adjective of or relating to the state of asynergy; lacking synergy • Pertains to noun: ↑asynergy • Derivationally related forms: ↑asynergy, ↑asynergia * * * adjective see asynergia …   Useful english dictionary

  • asynergia — SYN: asynergy. [G. a priv. + syn, with, + ergon, work] * * * asy·ner·gia .ā sə nər j(ē )ə or asyn·er·gy ( )ā sin ər jē n, pl gi·as or gies lack of coordination (as of muscles) <asynergia results in jerkiness, overaction and imperfect muscle… …   Medical dictionary

  • asynergia — noun absence of coordination of organs or body parts that usually work together harmoniously • Syn: ↑asynergy • Derivationally related forms: ↑asynergic, ↑asynergic (for: ↑asynergy) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ataxia — For other uses, see Ataxia (disambiguation). Ataxia (from Greek α [used as a negative prefix] + τάξις [order], meaning lack of order ) is a neurological sign and symptom that consists of gross lack of coordination of muscle movements. Ataxia is a …   Wikipedia

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