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A hereditary disease characterized by tonic spasm or temporary rigidity of certain muscles after an attempt has been made to move them.Thomsen's disease
Can You Ace This Quiz About “Compliment” vs. “Complement”?
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“Compliment” and “complement” had a shared meaning a long time ago, but today they are no longer interchangeable.
Words nearby myotonia congenita
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