Tuesday, 27 November 2012

Entry: hemispasm (n.)


In context: "And then aside from the every so often hemispasm of the mouth and right eye he hides via the old sunglasses and pretend-cough tactic..."

Definition: Pathol. a spasm affecting one side only of the body.

Other: Surprisingly not a neologism.

SNOOT score: 1

Page: 556

Source: Oxford English Dictionary

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