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writer's crampnoun [U]

uk   /ˌraɪ.təzˈkræmp/  us   /-t̬ɚz-/
a ​painfulstiffness in the ​hand that ​peoplesuffer from if they have been writing ​continuously for a ​longtime
(Definition of writer's cramp from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “writer's cramp”
in Chinese (Simplified) 书写痉挛…
in Chinese (Traditional) 書寫痙攣…
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