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Medical Term:

trismoid

Pronunciation: triz'moyd

Definition:

  1. Resembling trismus.
  2. Trismus nascentium, formerly regarded as a distinct variety due to pressure on the occiput during birth.

[trismus + G. eidos, resemblance]

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