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perseverate

(pər-sĕv′ə-rāt′)
intr.v. persever·ated, persever·ating, persever·ates Psychology
To manifest or experience perseveration.

per·sev′er·a′tive adj.
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Errors at this stage are anticipations, perseverations, and metatheses of dots, along with other contextual and noncontextual dot errors.
Example 8 is an instance in which it is not possible to tell with any degree of certainty whether the entire side perseverated together, but a homologous finger-pair perseveration is possible.
This interrupted error can be accounted for as a perseveration of the dot 1 in the preceding cell.
In addition, executive system signs, such as perseveration, pull to stimulus, and poor development of strategies, continued to be evident.