locomotor [loh-kuh-moh-ter] EXAMPLES|WORD ORIGIN adjective Also lo·co·mo·to·ry. of, relating to, or affecting locomotion. noun a person or thing that is capable of locomotion. Liberaldictionary.com

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  • Origin of locomotor First recorded in 1815–25; see origin at locomotive, motor Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 Examples from the Web for locomotor Historical Examples of locomotor

  • He had then felt the symptoms of locomotor ataxia for about six years.

    The Electric Bath

    George M. Schweig

  • I couldn’t make him see that it was his personal spine, and the locomotor must be attaxing.

    Yellowstone Nights

    Herbert Quick

  • Oh, he’s still got his locomotor ataxia, if that’s what you mean.

    The Alternative

    George Barr McCutcheon

  • He suffers from aphasia, and locomotor ataxia has begun to manifest itself.


    James Huneker

  • Walker was lecturing on locomotor ataxia to a wardful of youngsters.

    The Man from Archangel

    A. Conan Doyle

  • British Dictionary definitions for locomotor locomotor adjective of or relating to locomotion Word Origin for locomotor C19: from Latin locō from a place, ablative of locus place + motor (mover) Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 Word Origin and History for locomotor adj.

    1822, from Latin loco “from a place” (ablative of locus “place”) + motor.

    Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper locomotor in Medicine locomotor [lō′kə-mō′tər] adj. Of or relating to movement from one place to another. The American Heritage® Stedman’s Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.

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