acromyotonia ac·ro·my·o·to·ni·a (āk’rō-mī’ō-tō’nē-ə) or ac·ro·my·ot·o·nus (-mī-ŏt’n-əs)
Myotonia affecting only the extremities, resulting in spasmodic deformity of the hand or foot.
the unsegmented, preoral portion of the body of an arthropod. Historical Examples Romulus kills acron, routs the enemies, and returns to offer to Jupiter Feretrius the opima spolia taken from that prince. History of Julius Caesar Vol. 1 of 2 Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873. acron of Agrigentum was a contemporary of Pythagoras, […]
acroneurosis acroneurosis ac·ro·neu·ro·sis (āk’rō-nu-rō’sĭs, -nyu-) n. A vasomotor neuropathy affecting the extremities.
a word formed from the initial letters or groups of letters of words in a set phrase or series of words and pronounced as a separate word, as Wac from Women’s Army Corps, OPEC from Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, or loran from long-range navigation. a set of initials representing a name, organization, or the […]
adjective occurring at sunset: the star has an acronychal rising