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paroxysmal

adjective par·ox·ys·mal \ ˌpar-ək-ˈsiz-məl also pə-ˌräk- \

medical Definition of paroxysmal

:of, relating to, or marked by paroxysms
  • the hypertension may be either sustained or paroxysmal
  • —D. A. Calhoun et al


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