stimulus sensitive myoclonus n.
Myoclonus induced by a variety of stimuli, such as talking, loud noises, or tapping.
noun, plural stimies, verb (used with object), stimied, stimying. 1. stymie. noun 1. Golf. (on a putting green) an instance of a ball’s lying on a direct line between the cup and the ball of an opponent about to putt. 2. a situation or problem presenting such difficulties as to discourage or defeat any attempt […]
noun 1. R(obert) L(awrence). born 1943, US writer, noted for his numerous bestselling horror novels for older children, esp those in the Goosebumps and Fear Street series
verb (used with object), stung or (Obsolete) stang; stung; stinging. 1. to prick or wound with a sharp-pointed, often venom-bearing organ. 2. to affect painfully or irritatingly as a result of contact, as certain plants do: to be stung by nettles. 3. to cause to smart or to cause a sharp pain: The blowing sand […]
noun 1. a stingray. noun 1. (US & Canadian, Austral) a popular name for the stingray