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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.

Patient discussion about seize

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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"Or grab it, maybe." In the first part of the episode, Bigger's "absent" hand can be seen acting as the male agent, seizing upon the equally "absent" hapless male member, working its will upon it, regardless.
Seizing upon so-called rational expectations theory, they argued that multi-year tax cuts would prompt investors to sink money into markets on the basis of an expectation of lower tax rates in the future.