ictus ictus

Definition(s):

  • (n) a sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease

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Usage(s):

  • A captive of what he called "the poetic ictus," Untermeyer dropped out of a family jewelry business to write poems and later became the editor of more than 50 poetry anthologies .
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affectation affectation
/ˌæ fɛk ˈteɪ ʃən /