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Definition of Paroxysm


  1. The fit, attack, or exacerbation, of a disease that occurs at intervals, or has decided remissions or intermissions.
  2. Any sudden and violent emotion; spasmodic passion or action; a convulsion; a fit.

Paroxysm Translations

paroxysm in French is paroxysme
paroxysm in German is Krampf
paroxysm in Italian is attacco
paroxysm in Spanish is acceso