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motor learning

[′mōd·ər ‚lərn·iŋ]
(psychology)
In animals or humans, learning to perform some motor task in response to a given event or stimulus.
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An attempt to distinguish between kinematic and motor memory components.
Brashers-Krug, "Functional stages in the formation of human long-term motor memory," The Journal of Neuroscience, vol.
A month later, the subjects still showed the learning gains, meaning that the tDCS helped create durable motor memory.
Throughout weeks, months, and even years of correct and specific execution, the CNS stores information on the techniques of the movement in the form of motor memory impressions.
Consequently, the involvement of the PMC during AO results in a cortical formation of new motor memory traces in M1 [29-31] that is consistent with studies on AO which demonstrated the vital importance of the AON in observational learning of new guitar chords [24, 25] and motor skills after stroke [26].
Washington, Sept 14 (ANI): Scientists have for the first time uncovered how short and long-term motor memory work together and compete against one another.
Comprehensive strength training coupled with optimal skill encoding (i.e., converting all the finer teaching points of the skill to motor memory) via quality practice should result in optimal performance.
When writing by hand, the movements involved leave a motor memory in the sensorimotor part of the brain, which helps us recognise letters.
This repetition will cultivate their motor memory and enable them to respond promptly and accurately.
According to Marc Timme, scientist at the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization, "Once the robot is equipped with a motor memory, it will be capable to use foresight and plan its movements." (ANI)