move involuntarily

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Verb1.move involuntarily - move in an uncontrolled manner
twitch, jerk - make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion; "his face is twitching"
didder, shake - move with or as if with a tremor; "his hands shook"
shudder, shiver - shake, as from cold; "The children are shivering--turn on the heat!"
move - move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion; "He moved his hand slightly to the right"
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The girls both have nystagmus, a condition that causes the eye to move involuntarily and reduces vision, and Kady's eyesight is also impaired by her albinism.
This caused her to move involuntarily, suffer from muscle spasms and have up to 50 seizures a day.