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arthralgic

  • adjective of or relating to arthralgia

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dysesthetic

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tenesmic

(Med.) Of or pertaining to tenesmus; characterized by tenesmus.

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obtund

  • verb reduce the edge or violence of
    • obtunded reflexes

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reliever

  • noun someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
    stand-in; fill-in; substitute; relief; backup; backup man.
    • the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes
    • we need extra employees for summer fill-ins
  • noun a person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies
    comforter; allayer.
    • a reliever of anxiety
    • an allayer of fears

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reliever

  • noun someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
    stand-in; fill-in; substitute; relief; backup; backup man.
    • the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes
    • we need extra employees for summer fill-ins
  • noun a person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies
    comforter; allayer.
    • a reliever of anxiety
    • an allayer of fears

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nuprin

  • noun a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory and analgesic medicine (trade names Advil and Motrin and Nuprin) used to relieve the pain of arthritis and as an antipyretic
    isobutylphenyl propionic acid; Advil; Motrin; ibuprofen.
    • daily use of ibuprofen can irritate the stomach

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deadener

One who, or that which, deadens or checks.

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knifelike

  • adjective satellite cutting or able to cut as if with a knife
  • adjective satellite having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
    acute; penetrating; incisive; penetrative; piercing; discriminating; keen; sharp.
    • an acute observer of politics and politicians
    • incisive comments
    • icy knifelike reasoning
    • as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang
    • penetrating insight
    • frequent penetrative observations

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deadener

One who, or that which, deadens or checks.

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lancinating

  • adjective satellite painful as if caused by a sharp instrument
    lancinate; piercing; keen; cutting; stabbing; knifelike.
    • a cutting wind
    • keen winds
    • knifelike cold
    • piercing knifelike pains
    • piercing cold
    • piercing criticism
    • a stabbing pain
    • lancinating pain

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lance

  • noun a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon
    shaft; spear.
  • noun an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish
    gig; fizgig; fishgig; spear.

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anginal

  • adjective of or related to the pain of angina pectoris
    anginose; anginous.

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knife

  • noun edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
  • noun a weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point

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neuropathic

Of or pertaining to neuropathy; of the nature of, or suffering from, nervous disease.

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zinged

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localise

  • verb identify the location or place of
    localize; place.
    • We localized the source of the infection
  • verb concentrate on a particular place or spot
    localize; focalize; focalise.
    • The infection has localized in the left eye

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twinge

  • noun a sudden sharp feeling
    stab; pang.
    • pangs of regret
    • she felt a stab of excitement
    • twinges of conscience
  • noun a sharp stab of pain

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worsen

  • verb grow worse
    decline.
    • Conditions in the slum worsened
  • verb make worse
    aggravate; exasperate; exacerbate.
    • This drug aggravates the pain

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obtund

  • verb reduce the edge or violence of
    • obtunded reflexes

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modulatory

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interscapular

(Anat.) Between the scapulæ or shoulder blades.

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knife

  • noun edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
  • noun a weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point

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twinge

  • noun a sudden sharp feeling
    stab; pang.
    • pangs of regret
    • she felt a stab of excitement
    • twinges of conscience
  • noun a sharp stab of pain

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subside

  • verb wear off or die down
    lessen.
    • The pain subsided
  • verb sink to a lower level or form a depression
    • the valleys subside

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abate

  • verb make less active or intense
    slake; slack.
  • verb become less in amount or intensity
    die away; slack off; slack; let up.
    • The storm abated
    • The rain let up after a few hours

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pleuritic

(Med.) (a) Of or pertaining to pleurisy; as, pleuritic symptoms. (b) Suffering from pleurisy.

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wrack

  • noun dried seaweed especially that cast ashore
  • noun the destruction or collapse of something
    rack.
    • wrack and ruin

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epicondylar

(Anat.) Pertaining to, or resembling, an epicondyle.

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seared

  • adjective satellite having the surface burned quickly with intense heat
    • the seared meat is then covered with hot liquid for braising
  • verb make very hot and dry
    sear; scorch.
    • The heat scorched the countryside

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somatogenic

  • adjective satellite of or arising from physiological causes rather than being psychogenic in origin
    somatogenetic.
    • somatogenic theories of schizophrenia

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reoccurs

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colicky

  • adjective satellite suffering from excessive gas in the alimentary canal
    flatulent; gassy.

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syndrome

  • noun a complex of concurrent things
    • every word has a syndrome of meanings
  • noun a pattern of symptoms indicative of some disease

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pressive

Pressing; urgent; also, oppressive; as, pressive taxation. R. Bp. Hall.

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localize

  • verb identify the location or place of
    localise; place.
    • We localized the source of the infection
  • verb concentrate on a particular place or spot
    localise; focalize; focalise.
    • The infection has localized in the left eye

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unmitigable

  • adjective satellite incapable of being mitigated
    • stern and unmitigable accusations

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dissemble

  • verb make believe with the intent to deceive
    affect; feign; pretend; sham.
    • He feigned that he was ill
    • He shammed a headache
  • verb hide under a false appearance
    mask; cloak.
    • He masked his disappointment

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malinger

  • verb avoid responsibilities and duties, e.g., by pretending to be ill
    skulk.

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radiate

  • verb send out rays or waves
    • The sun radiates heat
  • verb send out real or metaphoric rays
    • She radiates happiness

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undiagnosable

  • adjective satellite not possible to diagnose

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killer

  • noun someone who causes the death of a person or animal
    slayer.
  • noun the causal agent resulting in death
    cause of death.
    • heart disease is the biggest killer in the United States

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intermenstrual

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lance

  • noun a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon
    shaft; spear.
  • noun an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish
    gig; fizgig; fishgig; spear.

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nociceptive

  • adjective satellite caused by or in response to pain
    • a nociceptive spinal reflex

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wrack

  • noun dried seaweed especially that cast ashore
  • noun the destruction or collapse of something
    rack.
    • wrack and ruin

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epigastric

  • adjective of or relating to the anterior walls of the abdomen
    • epigastric artery
  • adjective lying on or over the stomach

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ricochet

  • noun a glancing rebound
    carom.
  • verb spring back; spring away from an impact
    spring; rebound; bound; bounce; take a hop; reverberate; recoil; resile.
    • The rubber ball bounced
    • These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide

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nonnarcotic

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excruciating

  • adjective satellite extremely painful
    agonising; torturous; torturing; agonizing; harrowing; torturesome.
  • verb torment emotionally or mentally
    torment; excruciate; torture; rack.

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contort

  • verb twist and press out of shape
    wring; distort; deform.

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myalgic

  • adjective of or relating to myalgia

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wring

  • noun a twisting squeeze
    squeeze.
    • gave the wet cloth a wring
  • verb twist and press out of shape
    distort; deform; contort.

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neuritic

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arced

  • adjective satellite forming or resembling an arch
    bowed; arched; arching; arcuate; arciform.
    • an arched ceiling
  • verb form an arch or curve
    curve; arc; arch.
    • her back arches
    • her hips curve nicely

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neuralgic

  • adjective of or relating to or suffering from neuralgia
    • neuralgic pains

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course

  • noun education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings
    course of study; course of instruction; class.
    • he took a course in basket weaving
    • flirting is not unknown in college classes
  • noun a connected series of events or actions or developments
    line.
    • the government took a firm course
    • historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available

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radiating

  • adjective satellite diverging from a common point
  • verb send out rays or waves
    radiate.
    • The sun radiates heat

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cureless

Incapable of cure; incurable.
With patience undergo A cureless ill, since fate will have it so. Dryden.

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suppressant

  • noun a drug that suppresses appetite
    appetite suppressant.

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osteoarthritic

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throb

  • noun a deep pulsating type of pain
  • noun an instance of rapid strong pulsation (of the heart)
    throbbing; pounding.
    • he felt a throbbing in his head

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ting

  • noun a light clear metallic sound as of a small bell
    tinkle.
  • verb cause to make a ting

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searing

  • adjective satellite severely critical
  • verb make very hot and dry
    sear; scorch.
    • The heat scorched the countryside

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wrack

  • noun dried seaweed especially that cast ashore
  • noun the destruction or collapse of something
    rack.
    • wrack and ruin

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immedicable

Not to be healed; incurable. "Wounds immedicable." Milton.

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avoider

The person who carries anything away, or the vessel in which things are carried away. Johnson.

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alleviate

  • verb provide physical relief, as from pain
    assuage; relieve; palliate.
    • This pill will relieve your headaches
  • verb make easier
    ease; facilitate.
    • you could facilitate the process by sharing your knowledge

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stoically

  • adverb without emotion; in a stoic manner
    • he stoically accepted all suffering

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palliation

  • noun easing the severity of a pain or a disease without removing the cause
  • noun to act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious
    mitigation; extenuation.

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achy

  • adjective satellite causing a dull and steady pain
    aching.
    • my aching head
    • her old achy joints

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threshold

  • noun the starting point for a new state or experience
    • on the threshold of manhood
  • noun the smallest detectable sensation
    limen.

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suprapubic

(Anat.) Situated above, or anterior to, the pubic bone.

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unrelieved

  • adjective satellite not lessened or diminished
    undiminished.
    • unrelieved suffering

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rocket

  • noun any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine
    projectile.
  • noun a jet engine containing its own propellant and driven by reaction propulsion
    rocket engine.

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vulval

  • adjective of or relating to the vulva
    vulvar.

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medication

  • noun (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
    medicine; medicament; medicinal drug.
  • noun the act of treating with medicines or remedies

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assuage

  • verb cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of
    gruntle; placate; appease; conciliate; gentle; pacify; mollify; lenify.
    • She managed to mollify the angry customer
  • verb satisfy (thirst)
    quench; allay; slake.
    • The cold water quenched his thirst

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ricochet

  • noun a glancing rebound
    carom.
  • verb spring back; spring away from an impact
    spring; rebound; bound; bounce; take a hop; reverberate; recoil; resile.
    • The rubber ball bounced
    • These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide

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unalleviated

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precordial

  • adjective in front of the heart; involving the precordium

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pulsate

  • verb expand and contract rhythmically; beat rhythmically
    throb; pulse.
    • The baby's heart was pulsating again after the surgeon massaged it
  • verb move with or as if with a regular alternating motion
    beat; quiver.
    • the city pulsated with music and excitement

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distend

  • verb become wider
    dilate.
    • His pupils were dilated
  • verb cause to expand as it by internal pressure
    • The gas distended the animal's body

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ebb

  • noun a gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number)
    ebbing; wane.
  • noun the outward flow of the tide
    reflux.

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scrotal

  • adjective relating to or having or lying within a scrotum
    • scrotal mammals
    • scrotal testes

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sufferer

  • noun a person suffering from an illness
    sick person; diseased person.
  • noun one who suffers for the sake of principle
    martyr.

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agonising

  • adjective satellite extremely painful
    excruciating; torturous; torturing; agonizing; harrowing; torturesome.
  • verb cause to agonize
    agonize; agonise.

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medication

  • noun (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
    medicine; medicament; medicinal drug.
  • noun the act of treating with medicines or remedies

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arthritic

  • noun a person afflicted with arthritis
    • the hands of an elderly arthritic
  • adjective satellite of or pertaining to arthritis
    rheumatic; rheumy; rheumatoid; creaky.
    • my creaky old joints
    • rheumy with age and grief

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facilitatory

  • adjective satellite inducing or aiding in facilitating neural activity

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acute

  • noun a mark (') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
    ague; acute accent.
  • adjective having or experiencing a rapid onset and short but severe course
    • acute appendicitis
    • the acute phase of the illness
    • acute patients

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outbalance

  • verb weigh more heavily
    outweigh; overbalance; preponderate.
    • these considerations outweigh our wishes

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viselike

  • adjective satellite clamped as in a vise
    • a viselike grip

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pill

  • noun something that resembles a tablet of medicine in shape or size
  • noun a dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet
    lozenge; tab; tablet.

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fulgurating

  • adjective satellite sharp and piercing

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stab

  • noun a sudden sharp feeling
    twinge; pang.
    • pangs of regret
    • she felt a stab of excitement
    • twinges of conscience
  • noun a strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument
    thrust; knife thrust.
    • one strong stab to the heart killed him

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pleuropericardial

(Anat.) Of or pertaining to the pleura and pericardium.

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resurface

  • verb reappear on the surface
  • verb cover with a new surface

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vulvar

  • adjective of or relating to the vulva
    vulval.

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balm

  • noun any of various aromatic resinous substances used for healing and soothing
  • noun semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation
    unction; ointment; salve; unguent.

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noncyclic

  • adjective not cyclic
    noncyclical.
  • adjective satellite not having repeated cycles

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jab

  • noun a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow)
    poke; thrusting; poking; jabbing; thrust.
    • he warned me with a jab with his finger
    • he made a thrusting motion with his fist
  • noun a quick short straight punch

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stabbing

  • adjective satellite causing physical or especially psychological injury
    wounding.
    • a stabbing remark
    • wounding and false charges of disloyalty
  • verb use a knife on
    stab; knife.
    • The victim was knifed to death

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dizzy

  • verb make dizzy or giddy
    • a dizzying pace
  • adjective satellite having or causing a whirling sensation; liable to falling
    giddy; vertiginous; woozy.
    • had a dizzy spell
    • a dizzy pinnacle
    • had a headache and felt giddy
    • a giddy precipice
    • feeling woozy from the blow on his head
    • a vertiginous climb up the face of the cliff

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suboccipital

(Anat.) Situated under, or posterior to, the occiput; as, the suboccipital, or first cervical, nerve.

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subside

  • verb wear off or die down
    lessen.
    • The pain subsided
  • verb sink to a lower level or form a depression
    • the valleys subside

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sizzle

  • noun a sizzling noise
  • verb make a sound like frying fat

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nonaddicting

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tensive

Giving the sensation of tension, stiffness, or contraction.
A tensive pain from distension of the parts. Floyer.

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