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Pronunciation: / elektroˈtʃok /

sustantivo masculino

Example sentences
  • Si se aplica al paciente un electroshock innecesario, podríamos matarlo.
  • Quiero hacerte una terapia de electroshock, como tú sueles hacerle a quienes quieres.
  • Ni siquiera pararon cuando se les aplicó electroshock.

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