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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Cramp" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Cramp
A cramp is a sudden, severe, and involuntary muscle contraction or over-shortening; while generally temporary and non-damaging, they can cause mild-to-excruciating pain, and a paralysis-like immobility of the affected muscle). - See link


Cramp in Spanish is Calambre
El calambre o rampa es la sensación de dolor causada por un espasmo involuntario del músculo; sólo en algunos casos es de gravedad. Puede ser a causa de una insuficiente oxigenación de los músculos o por la pérdida de líquidos y sales minerales, como consecuencia de un esfuerzo prolongado, movimientos bruscos o frío. - See link


More information about Cramp in other websites
Definition of Cramp in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Cramp in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Cramp - See link.
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