ictal

World English Dictionary
ictus (ˈɪktəs)
 
n , pl -tuses, -tus
1.  prosody metrical or rhythmic stress in verse feet, as contrasted with the stress accent on words
2.  med a sudden attack or stroke
 
[C18: from Latin icere to strike]
 
'ictal
 
adj

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ictal ic·tal (ĭk'təl)
adj.
Relating to or caused by a stroke or seizure.

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