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sporadic

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adjective spo·rad·ic \spə-ˈrad-ik\

Medical Definition of sporadic

  1. 1:  occurring occasionally, singly, or in scattered instances <sporadic diseases>—compare endemic, epidemic 1

  2. 2:  arising or occurring randomly with no known cause <sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease>

sporadically \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




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