[sahy-koh-mi-met-ik, -mahy-] /ˌsaɪ koʊ mɪˈmɛt ɪk, -maɪ-/
adjective 1. of or relating to a response involving both motor and psychological components. adjective 1. of, relating to, or characterizing movements of the body associated with mental activity psychomotor psy·cho·mo·tor (sī’kō-mō’tər) adj. Of or relating to movement or muscular activity associated with mental processes. Relating to the combination of psychic and motor events, including […]
noun 1. agitation (def 3). noun 1. the act or process of agitating; state of being agitated: She left in great agitation. 2. persistent urging of a political or social cause or theory before the public. 3. Also called psychomotor agitation. psychological and physical restlessness, manifested by pacing, hand-wringing, or other activity, sometimes occurring as […]
noun 1. temporal-lobe epilepsy. psychomotor epilepsy n. An epileptic seizure often associated with temporal lobe disease and characterized by complex sensory, motor, and psychic symptoms such as impaired consciousness with amnesia, emotional outbursts, automatic behavior, and abnormal acts. Also called psychomotor seizure, temporal lobe epilepsy.
noun 1. a generalized slowing of psychological and physical activity, frequently occurring as a symptom of severe depression.
noun a hypothetical unit of nerve energy Word Origin 1906 Usage Note psychonic, adj