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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Muscular twitching involving individual muscle tissue acting without coordination.

Usage examples (35)
  • However, for larger and faster gradients applied to the thorax, induced cardiac fibrillation is a real and serious danger.
  • That is called fibrillation, and it is fatal unless promptly treated.
  • Atrial fibrillation occurs when the upper chambers of the heart quiver instead of beating properly.
  • Chronic atrial fibrillation occurs when the irregular heartbeat does not resolve on its own and requires treatment. for more
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