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ep·i·lep·sy

epilepsy

 
pronunciation:
e p lep si
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part of speech: noun
definition: a nervous system disorder that causes convulsions and unconsciousness.
derivations: epileptiform (adj.), epileptoid (adj.)
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The word epilepsy contains the following part:
epi-, eph-, ep- Greek prefix that means on, upon, over; beyond, after, outside
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