Entonic En*ton"ic, a. [Gr. ? strained, fr. ? to strain. See {Entasis}.] (Med.) Having great tension, or exaggerated action. --Dunglison. [1913 Webster]

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  • entonic — entonic, a. Med. (ɛnˈtɒnɪk) [f. Gr. ἔντον ος strained (f. ἐν in + τόνος a straining) + ic.] ‘Intense, having exaggerated action, or great tension or tone’ (Syd. Soc. Lex.). In mod. Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

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