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spasmodicadjective

uk   /spæzˈmɒd.ɪk/  us   /-ˈmɑː.dɪk/
happeningsuddenly for ​shortperiods of ​time and not in a ​regular way: He made spasmodic ​attempts to ​clean up the ​house.
(Definition of spasmodic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “spasmodic”
in Chinese (Simplified) 一阵阵的,间歇性的…
in Turkish gelip giden, ara sıra, gayri muntazam…
in Russian прерывистый, судорожный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一陣陣的,間歇性的…
in Polish sporadyczny…
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