tonoclonic spasm

n.

The convulsive contraction of muscles.

Nearby words

  1. tonner,
  2. tonnish,
  3. tonnishly,
  4. tono-,
  5. tonoclonic,
  6. tonofibril,
  7. tonofilament,
  8. tonograph,
  9. tonography,
  10. tonometer


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