n.1.(Pros.) The stress of voice laid upon accented syllable of a word. Cf. Arsis.
2.(Med.) A stroke or blow, as in a sunstroke, the sting of an insect, pulsation of an artery, etc.
Noun1.ictus - a sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease; "he suffered an epileptic seizure"
Synonyms: raptus, seizure
Alexandrine, Jacksonian epilepsy, Rolandic epilepsy, abdominal epilepsy, accent, accentuation, access, acquired epilepsy, activated epilepsy, affect epilepsy, akinetic epilepsy, amphibrach, amphimacer, anacrusis, anapest, antispast, apoplexy, arrest, arsis, attack, autonomic epilepsy, bacchius, beat, blockage, cadence, caesura, cardiac epilepsy, catalexis, chloriamb, chloriambus, clonic spasm, clonus, colon, convulsion, cortical epilepsy, counterpoint, cramp, cretic, cursive epilepsy, dactyl, dactylic hexameter, diaeresis, dimeter, dipody, diurnal epilepsy, dochmiac, eclampsia, elegiac, elegiac couplet, elegiac pentameter, emphasis, epilepsia, epilepsia gravior, epilepsia major, epilepsia minor, epilepsia mitior, epilepsia nutans, epilepsia tarda, epilepsy, epitasis, epitrite, falling sickness, feminine caesura, fit, focal epilepsy, foot, frenzy, grammatical accent, grand mal, grip, haute mal, heptameter, heptapody, heroic couplet, hexameter, hexapody, hysterical epilepsy, iamb, iambic, iambic pentameter, intonation, intonation pattern, ionic, jingle, larval epilepsy, laryngeal epilepsy, laryngospasm, latent epilepsy, level of stress, lilt, lockjaw, masculine caesura, matutinal epilepsy, measure, menstrual epilepsy, meter, metrical accent, metrical foot, metrical group, metrical unit, metrics, metron, molossus, mora, movement, musicogenic epilepsy, myoclonous epilepsy, nocturnal epilepsy, numbers, occlusion, orgasm, paeon, paroxysm, pentameter, pentapody, period, petit mal, physiologic epilepsy, pitch accent, primary stress, proceleusmatic, prosodics, prosody, psychic epilepsy, psychomotor epilepsy, pyrrhic, quantity, reflex epilepsy, rhetorical accent, rhythm, rhythmic pattern, rhythmical accent, rhythmical stress, rotatoria, secondary stress, seizure, sensory epilepsy, serial epilepsy, sexual climax, spasm, spondee, sprung rhythm, stoppage, stress, stress accent, stress arsis, stress pattern, stroke, swing, syzygy, tardy epilepsy, tertiary stress, tetanus, tetany, tetrameter, tetrapody, tetraseme, thesis, throes, thromboembolism, thrombosis, tone accent, tonic epilepsy, tonic spasm, torsion spasm, traumatic epilepsy, tribrach, trimeter, tripody, triseme, trismus, trochee, ucinate epilepsy, visitation, weak stress
Icterus galbula
Icterus galbula bullockii
Icterus galbula galbula
icterus neonatorum
Icterus spurius
Ictiobus niger
Ictonyx frenata
Ictonyx striata
-- Ictus --
Ictus orbis
Id al-Adha
Id al-Fitr
Id certum est quod certum reddi potest
id est
Id Nouveau
Id perfectum est quod ex omnibus suis partibus constat
Id possumus quod de jure possumus
Id quod nostrum est
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