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myoclonia

[mahy-uh-kloh-nee-uh] /ˌmaɪ əˈkloʊ ni ə/
noun, Pathology
1.
a disease characterized by myoclonus.
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myoclonic
[mahy-uh-klon-ik] /ˌmaɪ əˈklɒn ɪk/ (Show IPA),
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myoclonic in Medicine

myoclonia my·o·clo·ni·a (mī'ə-klō'nē-ə)
n.
Any of various disorders characterized by myoclonus.

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