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  • adj. Depressing or diminishing the capacity for movement.
  • n. Any agent that depresses the activity of the motor centres.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Depressing or diminishing the capacity for movement, as depressomotor nerves, which lower or inhibit muscular activity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Causing a retardation of motor activity.
  • n. An agent which retards motor activity.

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