Adjective "apraxic" definition and examples

(Apraxic may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'Both apraxic speakers had suffered left cerebrovascular accidents, which resulted in apraxia of speech as the primary communication deficit.'
  2. 'It is important to note that in severe cases apraxic patients may have difficulty even with pointing.'

More definitions

1. a disorder of the nervous system, characterized by an inability to perform purposeful movements, but not accompanied by a loss of sensory function or paralysis.

More examples(as adjective)

"patients can be apraxic."

Origin

(apraxia)