Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. tonic spasm; any disease characterized by tonic spasms, such as tetanus or trismus

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Tonic spasm; -- applied generically to denote any disease characterized by tonic spasms, as tetanus, trismus, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as entasis, 2.

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek. See entasis. (Wiktionary)

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.