HyperDic: clonic

English > 1 sense of the word clonic:
ADJECTIVEpertclonicof or relating to abnormal neuromuscular activity characterized by rapidly alternating muscle contraction and relaxation
English > clonic: 1 sense > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to abnormal neuromuscular activity characterized by rapidly alternating muscle contraction and relaxation.
Example"clonic spasm"
Categorymedicine, medical specialtyThe branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
Nounsclonusconvulsion characterized by alternating contractions and relaxations

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