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Noun Concept
Categories: Muscular disorders, Articles with short description, Early complications of trauma
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contracture  Contracture deformity  Contracture of joint  Contracture of muscle  contractures
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An abnormal and usually permanent contraction of a muscle WordNet 3.0
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An abnormal and usually permanent contraction of a muscle WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
In pathology, a contracture is a permanent shortening of a muscle or joint. Wikipedia
Prolonged shortening of the muscle or other soft tissue around a joint, preventing movement of the joint Wikidata
An abnormal, sometimes permanent, contraction of a muscle; a deformity so caused. Wiktionary
Abnormal contraction of a muscle. Wiktionary (translation)
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