movement

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movement

(Activity), noun campaign, cause, mass movement, motion, operation, principle, series of actions directed towards a particular end, undertaking

movement

(Progress), noun action, agitation, circulation, course, denomination, effort, great cause, interest, issue, measure, outflow, performance, removal, shift, step, stir, stride, transition, transmittal, traveling

movement

(Shipment), noun cartage, conveyance, transit, transportation
See also: activity, band, campaign, circulation, course, denomination, dispatch, operation, outflow, progress, transition, transmittal
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Playing musical instruments is an effective way to promote purposeful movement and reaching in the upper extremities of students with visual impairments.
We propose two mobility control techniques in DTN under group mobility; the group formation enforcement and the group purposeful movement.
Purposeful movement is considered to be movement that is directly related to the content being taught.
At age 5, he had no purposeful movement of his extremities, could not communicate, and was wheelchairbound, although he was not cognitively impaired.
One often wonders about the city's unspoken rules of traffic; this artist wonders whether there's purposeful movement amid the street's chaos.
Mac is completely immobile, has cortical vision blindness, can eat pureed solids (albeit slowly) but has no ability to drink so has a feeding tube, he has no purposeful movement, can't shoo a fly from his eye, he can't talk and he needs assistance for everything.
Computerised time-motion video-analysis using the Bloomfield Movement Classification was undertaken on the purposeful movement (PM) performed by 55 players.
In truth, the adaptive switch should be positioned so the action is a fluid, purposeful movement using a switch prescribed by a physical-motor specialist.
In carrying out this apparently simple task he was also able to invoke, through the intent gaze and purposeful movement across the frame, the pent-up energy characteristic of his more visionary works.
Even so, a patient stands only to gain from increased tone, improved symmetry, and perhaps even purposeful movement.
He exhibits no purposeful movement, is cortically blind, and cannot speak or perform basic functions.
A number of excitatory and inhibitory neurotransmitters have been identified, and a balance between both is required to ensure that smooth, purposeful movement takes place.