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seize

(sēz)
v. seized, seizing, seizes
v.tr.
v.intr.
To exhibit signs of seizure activity, often with convulsions.

seiz′a·ble adj.
seiz′er n.

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Q. after breaking both my tib and fib in my ankle - my joint has now seized up completely - is this a normal occu I have been told my ankle koint may never work again - has this ever happened to anyone else - and if so, what route did you take next - either a dusion or ankle replacement, which would you recommend? Any advice would be great Thanks you in advance

A. here is an article that might give you an idea:

http://www.aaos.org/news/aaosnow/may08/clinical6.asp

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In an extended critique that is often illuminating but unevenly persuasive, Seizer contends that Johnson's overly strong commitment to encoding a traditional Buddhist soteriology in Oxherding produces a politically problematic "metaphoric displacement" of racial politics at the national level (130).
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Linda Seizer is an associate professor of English at the Pennsylvania State University-University Park.
Set in a decadent Berlin on the eve of the rise of Nazism, Cabaret illustrates the swift and deadly political seizer that brought a previously free-thinking, hedonistic society to the ground.
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From pop hits to Disney Classics, beloved singer and jazz pianist, Tina deVaron will have both kids and parents crooning with the unique, interactive Sunday brunch series featuring a custom-designed kids menu specially created by Measure's talented Executive Chef, Jeff Seizer.
We wish also to thank our colleagues and fellow participants in the symposium, including Christopher Breu, Steve Cannon, Norlisha Crawford, Lisa Fluet, Francis Higginson, Lawrence Jackson, Justus Nieland, Tyrone Simpson, Will Turner, and Wendy Waiters, as well as Penn State faculty Gabeba Baderoon, Bernard Bell, Michael Bembe, Robert Caserio, Keith Gilyard, Shirley Moody-Turner, Aldon Nielsen, and Linda Seizer.
Increased stress has also been shown to adversely affect mood and cognitive function (Lupien and McEwen 1997), and to correlate with measures of anxiety and depression (Vinokur and Seizer 1975).