electroshock therapy definition

  • noun:
    • See electroconvulsive treatment.
    • the management of a powerful electric energy that passes through the mind to cause convulsions and coma
    • See electroconvulsive treatment.
    • the management of a very good electric current that passes through the mind to cause convulsions and coma
    • See electroconvulsive therapy.
    • the administration of a stronger household current that passes through brain to induce convulsions and coma

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