spasticity

noun spas·tic·i·ty \ spa-ˈsti-sə-tē \

Definition of spasticity

:a spastic state or condition; especially :muscular hypertonicity with increased tendon reflexes

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First Known Use of spasticity

circa 1827


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spasticity

noun spas·ti·ci·ty \ spa-ˈstis-ət-ē \

medical Definition of spasticity

plural spasticities
:a spastic state or condition; especially :muscular hypertonicity with increased tendon reflexes

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