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convulsion

noun [C usually pl]  us   /kənˈvʌl·ʃən/
a shaking movement of the body that cannot be controlled, often caused by illness: The syndrome brought on convulsions.
Translations of “convulsion”
in Chinese (Traditional) 驚厥, 抽搐,痙攣…
in Russian судорога…
in Turkish ani kasılma, sarsılma, havale geçirme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 惊厥, 抽搐,痉挛…
in Polish drgawka…
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