synkinesis

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syn·ki·ne·sis

 (sĭn′kə-nē′sĭs, -kī-, sĭng′-)
n.
Involuntary movement of muscles or limbs accompanying a voluntary movement.

syn′ki·net′ic (-nĕt′ĭk) adj.
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Translations
syncinésie