depressomotor


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depressomotor

 [de-pres″o-mo´ter]
1. retarding or abating motor activity.
2. an agent that so acts.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

depressomotor

(dē-prĕs′ō-mō″tor) [″ + motor, mover]
Having the ability to diminish muscular movements by lessening the impulses for motion sent from the brain or spinal cord; said of drugs.
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