Motor Neuron

Science / Psychiatry / Motor Neuron: (mo-tor nur-on) A nerve cell in the spine that causes action in a muscle.


Science / Biology / Interneurons: Neurons that process signals from one or more sensory neurons and relay signals to motor neurons. Aka connector neurons. MORE

Motor Units

Science / Biology / Motor Units: Consist of a motor neuron with a group of muscle fibers; form the units into which skeletal muscles are organized; enable muscles to contract on a graded basis. MORE

Part Winding Start Motor

Technology / Motors / Part Winding Start Motor: Is arranged for starting by first energizing part of the primary winding and subsequently energizing the remainder of this winding in one or more steps. The purpose is to reduce the initial value of t MORE

Parked Motorcycle Syndrome (PMS)

Technology / Motorcycle / Parked Motorcycle Syndrome (PMS): PMS is defined as Parked Motorcycle Syndrome. This is a common disease that occurs in the winter when a rider is unable to take his/her motorcycle out for a ride and is forced to think about things ot MORE

Psychomotor Agitation

Science / Psychiatry / Psychomotor Agitation: Excessive motor activity associated with a feeling of inner tension. When severe, agitation may involve shouting and loud complaining. The activity is usually nonproductive and repetitious, and consis MORE

Psychomotor Retardation

Science / Psychiatry / Psychomotor Retardation: Visible generalized slowing of movements and speech. MORE