agitation (def 3).
the act or process of agitating; state of being agitated:
She left in great agitation.
persistent urging of a political or social cause or theory before the public.
Also called psychomotor agitation. psychological and physical restlessness, manifested by pacing, hand-wringing, or other activity, sometimes occurring as a symptom of severe depression, schizophrenia, or other mental disorder.
a state of excitement, disturbance, or worry
the act of moving something vigorously; the shaking or stirring of something
the act of attempting to stir up public opinion for or against something
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
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/ˌsaɪkəʊˌnjʊərəʊˌɪmjʊˈnɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the study of the effects of psychological factors on the immune system PNI