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  Definition of spasm
  1. (pathology) sudden constriction of a hollow organ (as a blood vessel)
  2. a painful and involuntary muscular contraction
Similar Words: cramp, muscle spasm

 

Hyponyms: bronchospasm, cardiospasm, heave, retch, laryngismus, charley horse, charley-horse, writer's cramp, graphospasm, blepharospasm, crick, rick, wrick, myoclonus, opisthotonos, twitch, twitching, vellication, tenesmus, trismus

 

 
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