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spasmodic
used in Brave New World

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Definition
affected by involuntary jerky muscular contractions; resembling a spasm;
or: occurring in spells and often abruptly
  • There was something desperate, almost insane, about the sharp spasmodic yelps to which they now gave utterance.
    p. 21.4

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