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English adjective: spastic

1. spastic relating to or characterized by spasm

SamplesA spastic colon.
Spastic paralysis is a spastic form of cerebral palsy.

2. spastic suffering from spastic paralysis

SamplesA spastic child.

Similarill, sick


3. spastic affected by involuntary jerky muscular contractions; resembling a spasm

SamplesConvulsive motions.
His body made a spasmodic jerk.
Spastic movements.

Synonymsconvulsive, spasmodic



English noun: spastic

1. spastic (person) a person suffering from spastic paralysis

Broader (hypernym)paralytic

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