1. A disorder of voluntary movement, consisting of impairment in the performance of skilled or purposeful movements, notwithstanding the preservation of comprehension, muscular power, sensibility, and coordination in general; due to acquired cerebral disease.

2. A psychomotor defect in which the proper use of an object can not be carried out although the object can be named and its uses described. Syn: parectropia.


apraxia algera

constructional apraxia

cortical apraxia

gait apraxia

ideational apraxia

ideokinetic apraxia

innervation apraxia

limb-kinetic apraxia

motor apraxia

ocular motor apraxia

transcortical apraxia

verbal apraxia

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