electrical shock

noun
a reflex response to the passage of electric current through the body (Freq. 1)
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subjects received a small electric shock when they made the wrong response

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electricians get accustomed to occasional shocks

Syn: ↑electric shock, ↑shock
Derivationally related forms: ↑shock (for: ↑shock)
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