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(ă-tak′sē-ă, ā″)

[Gr. ataxia, lack of order]
Defective muscular coordination, esp. that manifested when voluntary muscular movements are attempted.
atacticataxic (ă-tak′tik, ā″) (ă-tak′sik, ā″), adj.

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