CONVULSION

noun. A non-deliberate, standardized, aggressive muscle contraction, sometimes of tonic nature, sometimes of clonic nature.

CONVULSION: "Her sudden convulsions surprised and worried her family members that Thanksgiving."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONVULSION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/convulsion/ (accessed March 31, 2020).
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