clonic

adjective
clon·​ic | \ ˈklän-ik How to pronounce clonic (audio) \

Medical Definition of clonic

: exhibiting, relating to, or involving clonus clonic contraction clonic spasm

Other Words from clonic

clonicity \ klō-​ˈnis-​ət-​ē, klä-​ How to pronounce clonic (audio) \ noun, plural clonicities

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“Clonic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/clonic. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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