Medical Definition of cramp
1: a painful involuntary spasmodic contraction of a muscle <a cramp in the leg>
2: a temporary paralysis of muscles from overuse—see writer's cramp
3a: sharp abdominal pain—usually used in pluralb: persistent and often intense though dull lower abdominal pain associated with dysmenorrhea—usually used in plural
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