depicting activity, motion, actions, or other procedures generated by choice or aim and under cortical management, converse to automatic motions or actions which aren't aimed for.

VOLUNTARY: "As a voluntary action, Terri decided to spend her spring break volunteering at the local homeless shelter. "
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