Definition of myoclonia in English:

myoclonia

noun

Medicine
  • Originally: = "myoclonus". Later also: any of various disorders, especially epileptic syndromes, characterized by myoclonus.

Origin

Late 19th century. From scientific Latin myoclonia from myoclonus + -ia. Compare French myoclonie, German Myoclonie.

Pronunciation

myoclonia

/ˌmʌɪə(ʊ)ˈkləʊnɪə/