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Definitions of yips in various dictionaries:
noun - nervous tension that causes an athlete to fail (especially causes golfers to miss short putts)
noun - a sharp high-pitched cry (especially by a dog)
verb - bark in a high-pitched tone
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Sounds in pounds|
|Small dogs' cries|
|Sounds made by 36-Across|
The yips is the loss of fine motor skills in athletes. The condition occurs suddenly and without apparent explanation, usually in mature athletes with years of experience. It is poorly understood and has no known treatment or therapy. Athletes affected by the yips sometimes recover their ability, which may require a change in technique. Many are forced to abandon their sport at the highest level.|
* The yips manifest themselves as twitches, staggers, jitters, and jerks. The condition occurs most often in sports which athletes are required to perform a single precise and well-timed action such as golf and darts. The condition is also experienced by snooker players, bowlers in cricket and pitchers in baseball.*