ideomotor

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i·de·o·mo·tor

(ī'dē-ō-mō'tŏr),
Relating to ideomotion.
Synonym(s): ideokinetic

ideomotor

/ideo·mo·tor/ (-mōt´er) aroused by an idea or thought; said of involuntary motion so aroused.

ideomotor

(ī′dē-ə-mō′tər, ĭd′ē-)
adj.
Of or relating to an unconscious or involuntary bodily movement made in response to a thought or idea rather than to a sensory stimulus.

ideomotor

Mental processes that immediately result in movement.