monospasm

[ mŏnə-spăz′əm ]

n.

A spasm that affects only one muscle or group of muscles or a single extremity.

Nearby words

  1. monosodium glutamate,
  2. monosome,
  3. monosomia,
  4. monosomic,
  5. monospaced type,
  6. monospermous,
  7. monospermy,
  8. monostable,
  9. monostearate,
  10. monostich


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