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convulsionnoun [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.
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Translations of “convulsion”
in Chinese (Simplified) 惊厥, 抽搐,痉挛…
in Turkish ani kasılma, sarsılma, havale geçirme…
in Russian судорога…
in Chinese (Traditional) 驚厥, 抽搐,痙攣…
in Polish drgawka…
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