Etymology
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clonic (adj.)

"pertaining to or exhibiting clonus," 1849; see clonus + -ic.

updated on December 30, 2017

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Definitions of clonic from WordNet

clonic (adj.)
of or relating to abnormal neuromuscular activity characterized by rapidly alternating muscle contraction and relaxation;
clonic spasm
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