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electric shock

noun
1.
shock1 (def 6).
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45
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electric shock

noun
1.
the physiological reaction, characterized by pain and muscular spasm, to the passage of an electric current through the body. It can affect the respiratory system and heart rhythm Sometimes shortened to shock
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