[ klon-ik, kloh-nik ]
/ ˈklɒn ɪk, ˈkloʊ nɪk /
of or relating to clonus.
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OTHER WORDS FROM clonicclo·nic·i·ty [kloh-nis-i-tee, klo-] /kloʊˈnɪs ɪ ti, klɒ-/, nounclon·ism [kloh-niz-uh m] /ˈkloʊ nɪz əm/, noun
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Medical definitions for clonism (1 of 2)
[ klō′nĭz′əm, klŏn′ĭz′- ]
A succession of clonic spasms.
Medical definitions for clonism (2 of 2)
[ klŏn′ĭk, klō′nĭk ]
Of the nature of clonus, marked by contraction and relaxation of muscle.
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