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Synonyms for epileptic
ˌɛp əˈlɛp tɪkepilep·tic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. epilepticadjective

    a person who has epilepsy

  2. epilepticadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of epilepsy

    "epileptic seizure"

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  1. List of paraphrases for "epileptic":

    epilepsy, seizure

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  1. Andreu Raig:

    Anna has Wolf-Hirschhorn Syndrome, a rather rare genetic condition, affecting one in 50,000. The main problems she faces are hypotonia, meaning she has very little strength, she has growth problems, intellectual disability, her communication is very, very basic, and once in a while she has epileptic seizures. So one of the problems she faces is how to interact with her surroundings, so the chair could primarily help her do that. The fact that she has to push a button in order to do something, allows her to interact.

  2. Jean Baudrillard:

    A society which allows an abominable event to burgeon from its dung heap and grow on its surface is like a man who lets a fly crawl unheeded across his face or saliva dribble from his mouth -- either epileptic or dead.

  3. Christopher Ransom:

    There are not that many medical conditions that produce transient, recurrent, and highly-stereotyped neurological symptoms and epileptic seizures top that list of diagnoses to consider, this case, however, produced a particular challenge because [ the ] patient initially only described the cyclical pattern of sweating, not neurological symptoms. It wasn't until a spell was directly observed that alterations of behavior, seen as slowed verbal responses, was recognized to accompany the episodes of intense sweating.


Translations for epileptic

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  • মৃগীরোগীBengali
  • epileptik, epileptickýCzech
  • epileptisk, epileptikerDanish
  • Epileptiker, fallsüchtig, Epileptikerin, epileptischGerman
  • επιληπτικόςGreek
  • epilepsiulina, epilepsiula, epilepsia, virepilepsiulo, virepilepsiula, epilepsiulo, epilepsiulinoEsperanto
  • epilépticoSpanish
  • épileptiqueFrench
  • epilepsziásHungarian
  • epileptikMalay
  • epiléptico, epiléticoPortuguese
  • эпилептик, эпилептическийRussian
  • epilèptičārka, епилептички, epilèptičkī, pȁdavičār, epilèptičār, pȁdavičārkaSerbo-Croatian
  • hipeiläpan, jipeiläpan, jipeiläpanik, peiläpan, peiläpanik, hipeiläpanik, peiläpikVolapük

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