[klon-ik, kloh-nik]
adjective Pathology.
of or relating to clonus.

1840–50; clon(us) + -ic

clonicity [kloh-nis-i-tee, klo-] , noun
clonism [kloh-niz-uhm] , noun Unabridged
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clonic clon·ic (klŏn'ĭk, klō'nĭk)
Of the nature of clonus, marked by contraction and relaxation of muscle.

clonism clo·nism (klō'nĭz'əm, klŏn'ĭz'-)
A succession of clonic spasms.

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