adynamia [ā΄dī nā′mē ə, ad΄i nā′mē ə]
ModL < Gr < a-, without + dynamis, power
Med. lack of vital force as a result of illness; debility
adynamic [ad΄inam′ik, ā΄dīnam′ik]

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ad·y·na·mi·a (ăd'ə-nāʹmē-ə) n.
Loss of strength or vigor, usually because of disease.
  [a-1 + dynamism + -ia1.]   ad'y·namʹic (-nămʹĭk) adj.

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