Definition of myokymia in English:

myokymia

noun

Medicine
  • Involuntary twitching or rippling of one or more muscles.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. From myo- + ancient Greek κῦμα wave + -ia, after German Myokymie.

Pronunciation

myokymia

/ˌmʌɪə(ʊ)ˈkʌɪmɪə/