twitch

[n] - a sudden muscle spasm 2. [v] - move or pull with a sudden motion 3. [v] - make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion
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Twitch

A sudden but unsustained contraction of one or many muscle fibres.
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twitch

1. The act of twitching; a pull with a jerk; a short, sudden, quick pull; as, a twitch by the sleeve. ... 2. A short, spastic contraction of the fibres or muscles; a simple muscular contraction; as, convulsive twitches; a twitch in the side. ... 3. <veterinary> A stick with a hole in one end through which passes a loop, which can be drawn tig...
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twitch

twitching noun a sudden muscle spasm; especially one caused by a nervous condition
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twitch

verb toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in the air
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twitch

(twich) a brief, contractile response of a skeletal muscle elicited by a single maximal volley of impulses in the neurons supplying it.
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Twitch

• (n.) The act of twitching; a pull with a jerk; a short, sudden, quick pull; as, a twitch by the sleeve. • (v. t.) To pull with a sudden jerk; to pluck with a short, quick motion; to snatch; as, to twitch one by the sleeve; to twitch a thing out of another`s hand; to twitch off clusters of grapes. • (n.) A short, spastic contraction...
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twitch

(from the article `muscle`) ...tension increases for about 200 milliseconds and then begins to decrease, at first rather rapidly and then more slowly. More happens during this ...
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Twitch

[device] A twitch is a device that is used to restrain horses for various stressful situations, such as veterinary treatment. Although it may look and sound inhumane, a twitch calms the horse by releasing endorphins as pressure is applied on the twitch not causing the horse any pain. It is usually made up of a stick-like handle loop of chai...
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twitch

Type: Term Pronunciation: twich Definitions: 1. To jerk spasmodically. 2. A momentary spasmodic contraction of a muscle fiber.
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Twitch

A metal clasper applied to the top lip that is used to temporarily restrain a horse, usually for medical treatment.
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Twitch

A means of restraint A nose twitch is often a wooden handle with a loop of chain, applied to the horse's upper lip
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Twitch

Video game streaming website
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Twitch

[website] Twitch (also and formerly known as Twitch.tv) is a live streaming video platform introduced in June 2011 as a spin-off of fellow streaming platform Justin.tv. The site primarily focuses on video gaming, including playthroughs of video games by users, along with broadcasts of e-sports competitions. Content on the site can either be...
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