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Acrotism

Acrotism \Ac"ro*tism\ ([a^]k"r[-o]*t[i^]z'm), n. [Gr. 'a priv. + kro`tos a rattling, beating.] (Med.) Lack or defect of pulsation.

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acrotism

n. (context medicine English) A lack or defect of the pulse.