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(Psychiatry) electroconvulsive therapy
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|Noun||1.||ECT - the administration of a strong electric current that passes through the brain to induce convulsions and coma|
electric healing, electrical healing, electrotherapy, galvanism - the therapeutic application of electricity to the body (as in the treatment of various forms of paralysis)
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ECT[ˌiːsiːˈtiː] n abbr (=electroconvulsive therapy) → traitement m par électrochocs, électrochocs mplectopic pregnancy [ɛkˈtɒpɪk] n → grossesse f extra-utérine
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ECTabbr electroconvulsive therapy. V. therapy.
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