atony definition

  • noun:
    • not enough normal muscular tonus.
    • insufficient accent or anxiety.
    • insufficient muscle tone; flaccidity or atonia
    • Want of tone; weakness associated with the system, or of every organ, specifically of such as tend to be contractile.
    • In pathology, a want of tone; defect of muscular energy; weakness of any organ, specially of one this is certainly contractile; debility.
    • insufficient typical muscular tension or tonus
    • not enough normal muscle tone.
    • insufficient accent or tension.
    • insufficient muscular tonus; flaccidity or atonia
    • Want of tone; weakness of this system, or of any organ, specially of such as are contractile.
    • In pathology, a want of tone; defect of muscular power; weakness of every organ, specifically of 1 this is certainly contractile; debility.
    • insufficient typical muscular stress or tonus

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