Examples from the Web for atony
Atony of the muscularis of the intestine is admittedly the direct cause, in most instances, of constipation.The Electric Bath|George M. Schweig
Atony: the child does not move; he cannot stand; he cannot sit upright nor execute any movement whatever.
Atony, at′on-i, n. want of tone or energy: debility: relaxation.
Atony and hyperactivity may be overcome by appropriate educational remedies which we will now discuss.
Joy is the vital air of the soul, and grief is a kind of asthma complicated by atony.Leaves of Life|Margaret Bird Steinmetz