startle epilepsy

[stärtl]

n.

Reflex epilepsy in which seizures are provoked by hearing a sudden noise.

Nearby words

  1. starting price,
  2. starting rate,
  3. starting stalls,
  4. startle,
  5. startle colour,
  6. startle reflex,
  7. startling,
  8. startlingly,
  9. startsy,
  10. startup


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