Definitions for ictusˈɪk təs
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seizure, ictus, raptus(noun)
a sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease
"he suffered an epileptic seizure"
A sudden attack, blow, stroke, or seizure, as in a sunstroke, the sting of an insect, pulsation of an artery, etc.
The stress of voice laid upon an accented syllable of a word. Compare arsis.
Origin: From the ictus, from icio.
the stress of voice laid upon accented syllable of a word. Cf. Arsis
a stroke or blow, as in a sunstroke, the sting of an insect, pulsation of an artery, etc
Origin: [L., fr. icere, ictum, to strike.]
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