TITLE

paramimia

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1591
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term paramimia is presented. The term refers to the use of gestures that are inappropriate to the spoken words that they accompany. It originates from the word "mimieisthai" which means to imitate. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21239466

 

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