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nyctalgia

[nik-tal-juh, -jee-uh]
noun Pathology.
  1. night pain that occurs in the sleep.
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Origin of nyctalgia

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nyctalgia in Medicine

nyctalgia

(nĭk-tăljə)
n.
  1. Night pain, especially the bone pains of syphilis occurring at night.
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