1 a sudden uncontrollable attack; "a paroxysm of giggling"; "a fit of coughing"; "convulsions of laughter" [syn: paroxysm, fit]
2 violent uncontrollable contractions of muscles
4 a physical disturbance such as an earthquake or upheaval
an intense muscular contraction
an uncontrolled fit
- Finnish: kohtaus
- Finnish: mullistus
- Hungarian: háborgás, rengés
Seizure may refer to:
Medical termA seizure, also known as a convulsion or fit, is a sudden loss of consciousness, a change in one's state of consciousness, or loss of control over one's body.
Legal TermSeizure is the legal removal of property.
TelecommunicationsIn telecommunications, a seizure is an attempted call, as in Answer/Seizure ratio
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