Definition of seizure in English:

seizure

Line breaks: seiz¦ure
Pronunciation: /ˈsiːʒə
 
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noun

  • 2A sudden attack of illness, especially a stroke or an epileptic fit: the patient had a seizure
    More example sentences
    • A Canadian court heard how an epileptic driver had a seizure while driving and killed a cyclist.
    • The more serious problems associated with its abuse included epileptic seizures or heart attacks.
    • If you have ever had a seizure or epilepsy, this may not be the best choice of medication for you.
    Synonyms
    convulsion, spasm, paroxysm, collapse, sudden illness, attack, fit, bout; stroke, apoplexy; Medicine ictus

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