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Medical Dictionary

jitters

play
noun plural jit·ters \ˈjit-ərz\

Medical Definition of jitters

  1. :  a state of extreme nervousness or nervous shaking

jitter

\ˈjit-ər\play intransitive verb

jitteriness

\ˈjit-ə-rē-nəs\play noun

jittery

adjective




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