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myotonia

noun myo·to·nia \ˌmī-ə-ˈtō-nē-ə\

Definition of MYOTONIA

:  tonic spasm of one or more muscles; also :  a condition characterized by such spasms
myo·ton·ic \-ˈtä-nik\ adjective

Origin of MYOTONIA

New Latin
First Known Use: 1886
Medical Dictionary

myotonia

noun myo·to·nia \ˌmī-ə-ˈtō-nē-ə\

Medical Definition of MYOTONIA

:  tonic spasm of one or more muscles; also :  a condition characterized by such spasms
myo·ton·ic \-ˈtän-ik\ adjective

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