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choreiform

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adjective cho·re·i·form \kə-ˈrē-ə-ˌfȯrm\

Definition of choreiform

  1. :  resembling or characteristic of chorea <choreiform movements>



Origin and Etymology of choreiform

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1899


Medical Dictionary

choreiform

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adjective cho·re·i·form \kə-ˈrē-ə-ˌfȯrm\

Medical Definition of choreiform

  1. :  resembling chorea <choreiform convulsions>




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of choreiform


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