contraction (redirected from tonic contraction)
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Related to tonic contraction: Tetanic contraction
, Isotonic contraction
, clonic contraction
See: abridgment, abstract, blockade, compendium, curtailment, decline, decrease, decrement, digest, diminution, limitation, outline, synopsis
CONTRACTION. An abbreviation; a mode of writing or printing by which some of
the letters of a word are omitted. See Abbreviations.