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spasmnoun [C]

us   /ˈspæz·əm/
a sudden, uncontrollable tightening of a muscle, or a sudden, burst of activity or energy: He left the game because of back spasms. The rebels’ spasm of resistance was short-lived.
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Translations of “spasm”
in Vietnamese sự co thắt…
in Spanish espasmo…
in Malaysian kekejangan otot…
in Thai การชักกระตุกของกล้ามเนื้อ…
in French spasme…
in German der Krampf…
in Chinese (Traditional) 抽搐,痙攣…
in Russian спазм, судорога…
in Turkish kasılma, spazm…
in Chinese (Simplified) 抽搐,痉挛…
in Indonesian sentakan…
in Polish skurcz…
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