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One entry found for spasmodic.
Main Entry: spas·mod·ic
Pronunciation: spaz-primarystressmäd-ik
Function: adjective
1 a : relating to or affected or characterized by spasm <spasmodic movements> b : resembling a spasm especially in sudden violence
2 : acting or going now and then : INTERMITTENT <spasmodic activity>
3 : subject to outburst of emotional excitement : EXCITABLE
- spas·mod·i·cal·ly /-primarystressmäd-ik(schwa-)lemacron/ adverb

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