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galvanic
used in Catch-22

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Definition
pertaining to or producing electric current — especially that created by a chemical action

or:

of an emotional reaction as though caused by an electric shock or by electric current
  • Dobbs was almost as bad as Orr, who seemed happy as an undersized, grinning lark with his deranged and galvanic giggle and shivering warped buck teeth and who was sent along for a rest leave with Milo and Yossarian on the trip to Cairo for eggs when Milo bought cotton instead and took off at dawn for Istanbul with his plane packed to the gun turrets with exotic spiders and unripened red bananas.
    Chapter 22 — Milo the Mayor (27% in)

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