Definition of visuomotor in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌviZHəwōˈmōdər/


Relating to or denoting the coordination of movement and visual perception by the brain.
Example sentences
  • Long-term sequelae include impairment of auditory attention, visual memory, visuomotor speed, sequencing, and problem solving, motor steadiness, reaction time, and dexterity.
  • A smaller group of aerospace workers reportedly performed significantly worse in areas of motor and visuomotor speed, and marginally so in areas of attention and memory.
  • These findings suggest the existence of two distinct modes of visuomotor control, one activated for visually guided movements and the other for delayed actions.

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Syllabification: vi·su·o·mo·tor

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