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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Lacking motor coordination.

Usage examples (37)
  • In tropical ataxic neuropathy, one of the sensory tracts in the spinal cord is damaged.
  • Mr Lackersteen tottered after her, with a strange ataxic step caused partly by earth-tremors and partly by gin.
  • Despite aggressive neuroleptic treatment, they continue to be hyperactive, although stiff, ataxic, and slurred in speech.
  • Thus, a heavily tattooed young male suggests antisocial personality, whereas a dazed, ataxic woman with urine-stained clothes suggestes normal-pressure hydrocephalus. for more
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