adverb see catalepsy

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  • cataleptically — adverb In a cataleptic way …   Wiktionary

  • cataleptically — adv. in a state of paralysis, in a cataleptic state …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cataleptically — cat·a·lep·ti·cal·ly …   English syllables

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  • catalepsy — noun (plural sies) Etymology: Middle English catalempsi, from Medieval Latin catalepsia, from Late Latin catalepsis, from Greek katalēpsis, literally, act of seizing, from katalambanein to seize, from kata + lambanein to take more at latch Date:… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • catalepsy — cataleptic, adj., n. cataleptically, adv. /kat l ep see/, n. Pathol., Psychiatry. a physical condition usually associated with catatonic schizophrenia, characterized by suspension of sensation, muscular rigidity, fixity of posture, and often by… …   Universalium

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