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Definition of the noun Motor Ability
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Specialised definition of the noun Motor Ability
Glossary of sports
general capacity to perform on a range of motor skills. Relatively permanent and enduring after childhood, and underlying the person's present state. Through to be both genetically determined and influenced by learning experiences. (Mark H. Anshel. 1991. Dictionary of the Sport and Exercise Sciences. Human Kinetics Books Champaign, Illinois)
- synonym: ability
the ability to perform a certain sport discipline competently. Motor abilities are based on the hereditary and trainable motor characteristics and on the learned sport motor technical and tactical skills. (Herbert Haag & Gerald Haag. 2003. Dictionary. Sport, Physical Education, Sport Science. Kiel, Institut für Sport und Sportwissenschaften)
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by Michael Kent
See also motor ability, motor fitness, physical fitness, motor educatability. motor control The study of the neural, physical, and behavioural aspects of the control of movement. Motor control is often used alongside the terms motor behaviour and ...
by Thomas H. Ollendick, Carolyn S. Schroeder
deficits, poor fine motor ability, or inability to integrate visual and motor processes. Therefore, careful analysis of visual- motor ...
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