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Related / Similar Words: electrical shock, shock

 

Definition:
  • a reflex response to the passage of electric current through the body; "subjects received a small electric shock when they mae the wrong response"; "electricians get accustomed to occasional shocks";
  • the use of electric shock as a form of punishment;
  • trauma caused by the passage of electric current through the body (as from contact with high voltage lines or being struck by lightning); usually involves burns and abnormal heart rhythm and unconsciousness;

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    Derivational Morphology: shock

     

     
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