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adynamia

 [a″dĭ-na´me-ah]
lack of normal or vital powers. adj., adj adynam´ic.

a·dy·nam·i·a

(ā-dī-nam'ē-ă, ad-i-nā'mē-ă),
1. Synonym(s): asthenia
2. Lack of motor activity or strength.
[G. a- priv. + dynamis, power]

adynamia

/ady·na·mia/ (a″di-na´me-ah) asthenia.adynam´ic

adynamia

(ăd′ə-nā′mē-ə)
n.
Loss of strength or vigor, usually because of disease.

ad′y·nam′ic (-năm′ĭk) adj.

adynamia

[ad′inā′mē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, a + dynamis, not strength
a lack of physical strength resulting from a pathological condition. See also asthenia. adynamic, adj.

a·dy·nam·i·a

(ā-dī-nam'ē-ă, ad-i-nā'mē-ă)
1. Synonym(s): asthenia.
2. Lack of motor activity or strength.
[G. a- priv. + dynamis, power]

adynamia

lack of normal or vital powers.
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