graphomotor

Relating to the movements used in writing. [grapho- + L. motus, fr. movere, to move]

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grapho·mo·tor .graf-ə-'mōt-ər adj relating to or affecting movements made in writing

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grapho·mo·tor (graf″o-moґtər) [grapho- + motor] pertaining to, or affecting, the movements required in writing.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • graphomotor — adj. of the movement of the muscles during writing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • graphomotor — /graf euh moh teuhr/, adj. Med. pertaining to the muscular movements in writing. [GRAPHO + MOTOR] …   Useful english dictionary

  • graphomotor aphasia — agraphia …   Medical dictionary

  • agraphia — Inability to write properly in the absence of abnormalities of the limb; often accompanies aphasia and alexia; caused by lesions in various portions of the cerebrum, especially those in or near the angular gyrus. SYN: graphic aphasia, graphomotor …   Medical dictionary

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  • grapho- — a combining form meaning writing, used in the formation of compound words: graphomotor. Also, esp. before a vowel, graph . Cf. graph, graphic, graphy. [ < Gk, comb. form of graphé; akin to CARVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Aphasia — Literally aphasia means no speech. Aphasia can apply to a defect in expression or comprehension. * * * Impaired or absent comprehension or production of, or communication by, speech, writing, or signs, due to an acquired lesion of the dominant… …   Medical dictionary

  • Approche de l'objet — L’approche de l’objet est la façon par laquelle l’individu s’organise pour aller saisir/prendre un objet. Le but de l’approche est d’atteindre la cible avec sa main et ce le plus précisément possible autant dans le temps que l’espace[1]. Le… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • grapho- — combining form Etymology: French, from Middle French, from Greek, from graphē writing, from graphein to write : writing graphology * * * a combining form meaning writing, used in the formation …   Useful english dictionary

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