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Related / Similar Words: cramp, muscle spasm

 

Definition:
  • (pathology) sudden constriction of a hollow organ (as a blood vessel);
  • a painful and involuntary muscular contraction;

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    Hyponyms: bronchospasm, cardiospasm, heave, retch, laryngismus, charley horse, charley-horse, writer's cramp, graphospasm, blepharospasm, crick, rick, wrick, myoclonus, opisthotonos, twitch, twitching, vellication, tenesmus, trismus

     

     
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