- con|vul|sive «kuhn VUHL sihv», adjective.1. violently disturbing.2. having convulsions.3. producing convulsions.–con|vul´sive|ly, adverb.–con|vul´sive|ness, noun.
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con|clu´sive|ness — con|clu|sive «kuhn KLOO sihv», adjective. 1. decisive; convincing; final: »a conclusive argument or reply. The evidence against the burglar was conclusive. 2. Rare. occurring at or forming the end. –con|clu´sive|ly, adverb. –con|clu´sive|ness,… … Useful english dictionary
con|vul´sive|ly — con|vul|sive «kuhn VUHL sihv», adjective. 1. violently disturbing. 2. having convulsions. 3. producing convulsions. –con|vul´sive|ly, adverb. –con|vul´sive|ness, noun … Useful english dictionary
con|vul|sive — «kuhn VUHL sihv», adjective. 1. violently disturbing. 2. having convulsions. 3. producing convulsions. –con|vul´sive|ly, adverb. –con|vul´sive|ness, noun … Useful english dictionary
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e|lec|tro|con|vul|sive — «ih LEHK troh kuhn VUHL sihv», adjective. administered with an electric current so as to produce muscular spasms: »electroconvulsive shock … Useful english dictionary
in´con|clu´sive|ness — in|con|clu|sive «IHN kuhn KLOO sihv», adjective. not convincing; not settling or deciding something doubtful; not effective: »The jury found the evidence against the defendant inconclusive and acquitted him. –in´con|clu´sive|ly, adverb.… … Useful english dictionary
elec·tro·con·vul·sive therapy — /ıˌlɛktroʊkənˈvʌlsıv / noun [noncount] medical : ↑shock therapy … Useful english dictionary
con|cet´ed|ness — con|ceit|ed «kuhn SEE tihd», adjective. 1. having too high an opinion of oneself or one s ability; vain: »We heard no more of the conceited boy s great strength after he lost the fight. SYNONYM(S): egotistical, proud. 2. Dialect. full of notions; … Useful english dictionary
con|cur´rent|ness — con|cur|rent «kuhn KUR uhnt», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. happening at the same time; existing side by side: »The twins had concurrent birthdays. 2. agreeing; harmonious: »concurrent ideas. SYNONYM(S): consistent. 3. working together; cooperating … Useful english dictionary
con|du´cive|ness — con|du|ci|ble «kuhn DOO suh buhl, DYOO », adjective. favorable or helpful (to): »Exercise and proper eating habits are conducive to good health. Comparing oneself with others is rarely conducive to real happiness (New York Times). –con|du´cive|ly … Useful english dictionary