Causing painful muscular contractions.
[algio- + L. motor, mover]
algiomotorA near-extinct adjective referring to either:
(1) Activity stimulated by pain; or
(2) Pain evoked by movement.
algiomotor(al?j(e-)o-mo'tor) [Gr. algos, pain + motor]
Causing painful contraction of muscles, particularly during peristalsis. Synonym: algiomuscular