follow Dictionary.com

How do you spell Hannukah?

fasciculation

[fuh-sik-yuh-ley-shuh n] /fəˌsɪk yəˈleɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
a fascicular condition.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; fasciculate + -ion
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
fasciculations in Medicine

fasciculation fas·cic·u·la·tion (fə-sĭk'yə-lā'shən)
n.

  1. An arrangement of fasciculi.

  2. A coarser form of muscular contraction than fibrillation, consisting of involuntary contractions or twitchings of groups of muscle fibers.


fas·cic'u·late' v.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for fasciculation

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for fasciculations

0
26
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for fasciculations