saccadic
adjective see saccade

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • saccadic — /sa kah dik, seuh /, adj. characterized by discontinuous or sporadic movement; jerky. [1915 20; SACCADE + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • saccadic — adjective characterized by discontinuous or sporadic movement; jerky. See Also: saccade …   Wiktionary

  • saccadic — Jerky. See s. movement …   Medical dictionary

  • saccadic — adj. jerky, jumpy, characterized by twitching …   English contemporary dictionary

  • saccadic — sac·cad·ic …   English syllables

  • saccadic — adjective of or related to the rapid movement of the eyes between points of fixation • Pertains to noun: ↑saccade • Derivationally related forms: ↑saccade …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saccadic masking — Saccadic masking, also known as visual saccadic suppression, is the phenomenon in visual perception where the mind selectively blocks visual processing during eye movements in such a way that neither the motion of the eye (and subsequent motion… …   Wikipedia

  • Saccadic suppression of image displacement — or SSID, is the phenomenon in visual perception where the brain selectively blocks visual processing during eye movements in such a way that large changes in object location in the visual scene during a saccade or blink are not detected.The… …   Wikipedia

  • saccadic movement — the quick movement of the eye in going from one fixation point to another; see also saccade …   Medical dictionary

  • saccadic movement — noun : the quick movement of the eyes by which the gaze is transferred from one fixation point to another …   Useful english dictionary

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