"tic" Definition

  1. n. A local and habitual convulsive motion of certain muscles; especially, such a motion of some of the muscles of the face; twitching; velication; -- called also spasmodic tic.

More About tic

Position in dictionary: 100898 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "tic": 24
Words that end with "tic": 1197
Words that contain "tic": 2449
Next words in dictionary: tical, tice, ticement, tichorrhine, tick
Previous words in dictionary: tibrie, tibiotarsus, tibiotarsi, tibiotarsal, tibio-

English Dictionary Definition of tic

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