palmus


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pal·mus

, pl.

pal·mi

(pal'mŭs, -mī), Do not confuse this word with palma.
1.
See also: jumping disease. Synonym(s): facial tic
2. Rhythmic fibrillary contractions in a muscle.
See also: jumping disease.
3. The heart beat.
[G. palmos, pulsation, quivering]

pal·mus

, pl. palmi (pahl'mŭs, -mī)
1. Synonym(s): facial tic.
2. Rhythmic fibrillary contractions in a muscle.
See also: jumping disease
3. The heart beat.

pal·mus

, pl. palmi (pahl'mŭs, -mī)
1. Synonym(s): facial tic.
2. Rhythmic fibrillary contractions in a muscle.

palmus

1. palpitation.
2. clonic spasm of limb muscles, producing a jumping motion.