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clonic

[ klon-ik, kloh-nik ]
/ ˈklɒn ɪk, ˈkloʊ nɪk /
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adjective Pathology.

of or relating to clonus.

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Origin of clonic

First recorded in 1840–50; clon(us) + -ic
clo·nic·i·ty [kloh-nis-i-tee, klo-], /kloʊˈnɪs ɪ ti, klɒ-/, nounclonism [kloh-niz-uhm], /ˈkloʊ nɪz əm/, noun
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Medical definitions for clonic

clonic
[ klŏnĭk, klōnĭk ]

adj.

Of the nature of clonus, marked by contraction and relaxation of muscle.
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