The definition of spasmodic is something relating to a spasm or a sudden movement.(adjective)
An example of spasmodic is a dog that has epileptic seizures.
See spasmodic in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ModL spasmodicus < Gr spasodēs < spasmos: see spasm & -oid
See spasmodic in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: New Latin spasmōdicus
Origin: , from Greek spasmōdēs
Origin: , from spasmos, spasm; see spasm.
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