DISCRETE MOVEMENT TASK By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 A movement task with a start and an end. Compare continuous movement task. DISCRETE MOVEMENT TASK: "A discrete movement task has a defined beginning and end." Related Psychology Terms DISJUNCTIVE TASK CONTINUOUS MOVEMENT TASK APPARENT MOVEMENT DISCRETIONARY TASK TASK SIGNIFICANCE TRACKING RAMP MOVEMENT SMOOTH-PURSUIT MOVEMENT TASK IDENTITY TASK COMPLEXITY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DISCRETE MOVEMENT TASK," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/discrete-movement-task/ (accessed January 22, 2021).