catatonic


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cat·a·to·nic

 (kăt′ə-tŏn′ĭk)
adj.
1. Relating to or exhibiting catatonia.
2. Informal So tired or exhausted that one can barely move: "We arrived in Marostica the following day, hungry, cranky, and catatonic with jet lag" (Davis Phinney).
n.
A person who has catatonia.

cat′a·ton′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.catatonic - characterized by catatonia especially either rigidity or extreme laxness of limbs
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
Translations
katatonisch

catatonic

[ˌkætəˈtɒnɪk]
A. ADJcatatónico
B. Ncatatónico/a m/f

catatonic

[ˌkætəˈtɒnɪk] adj [state] → catatoniquecat basket n (for carrying)panier m pour chat; (for sleeping)panier m pour chatcat burglar ncambrioleur/euse

catatonic

(Med)
adjkatatonisch
nKatatoniker(in) m(f)

catatonic

adj catatónico
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