a painful condition caused by overuse of particular muscles, tendons, or nerves in repeated activities, such as keyboarding; also called cumulative trauma disorder , repetitive strain disorder , [repetitive strain injury], repetitive stress injury
Repetitive motion disorder is characterized by numbness, pain, and a wasting and weakening of muscles.
adjective 1. pertaining to or characterized by repetition. adjective 1. characterized by or given to unnecessary repetition; boring: dull, repetitive work
noun 1. an account or statement describing in detail an event, situation, or the like, usually as the result of observation, inquiry, etc.: a report on the peace conference; a medical report on the patient. 2. a statement or announcement. 3. a widely circulated statement or item of news; rumor; gossip. 4. an account of […]
- Reportable disease
reportable disease re·port·a·ble disease (rĭ-pôr’tə-bəl) n. See notifiable disease.
noun 1. the act or technique of reporting news. 2. reported news collectively: reportage on the war. 3. a written account of an act, event, history, etc., based on direct observation or on thorough research and documentation. noun 1. the act or process of reporting news or other events of general interest 2. a journalist’s […]