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Definitions of epilepsy:

part of speech: noun

Disease characterized by fits, clonic spasms, unconsciousness.

Usage examples for epilepsy:

  • In nearly a fifth of all cases of epilepsy in childhood that have come under my notice the first occurrence of fits dated back to early infancy, and this, even though an interval of years had passed between the last fit in infancy and the first in childhood. "The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases", Charles West, M.D.
  • Your long and lucid discourse on masked epilepsy was most helpful. "The Window-Gazer", Isabel Ecclestone Mackay

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