writers cramp


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writ′er's cramp`


n.
spasmodic, painful contractions of the muscles of the hand and forearm from constant writing.
[1850–55]
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I doubt he got writers cramp from composing my check--not enough zeros.
I think we'd get writers cramp if we all sent cards to everyone else!"
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