SYN: akinetic.

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  • Akinesic — Ak i*ne sic, a. (Med.) Pertaining to akinesia. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • akinesic — akinesic, a. Phys. (ækɪˈniːsɪk) [f. prec. + ic.] Opposed to movement, not producing movement. in Syd. Soc. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

  • Akinetic — Without movement (or without much movement). A term used in neurology to denote the absence (or poverty) of movement. The word akinetic comes from the prefix a meaning without + the Greek word kinesis meaning motion = without motion. For example …   Medical dictionary