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charley horse

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a painful sudden tightening of a muscle
  • had to stop and rest because of a charley horse in his leg

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The first known use of charley horse was in 1886

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“Charley horse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/charley%20horse. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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