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Synonyms for attack

Synonyms for attack

to start work on vigorously


a method used in dealing with something

a sudden and often acute manifestation of a disease

Synonyms for attack

an offensive move in a sport or game

intense adverse criticism

ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation

a decisive manner of beginning a musical tone or phrase

the onset of a corrosive or destructive process (as by a chemical agent)

take the initiative and go on the offensive

begin to injure

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Issues of Packet drop attacks (Ukey, 2010) and black Hole attacks (Mishra, 2004) can be considered as active attacks.
First, a mechanism that is theoretically responsible for both the falling sensation and drop attacks is discussed in the article, but this was not meant to imply that these two entities are identical.
The movement disorder evolved from random myoclonic jerks of all four extremities to drop attacks many times a day, during which, while walking or standing, he would suddenly fall to the floor.
The authors interpret behaviour broadly, including not just voluntary actions, but also actions whose voluntary nature is questionable (such as drop attacks, personal preferences, and pseudobehaviours).
These children can be injured when they fall during drop attacks, a problem that frequently persists into adulthood.
He was having drop attacks and he would constantly fall over and hurt himself.
His disabling drop attacks have greatly lessened in frequency and his social and academic skills have soared.
0001) for drop attacks, and reduce the occurrence of total seizures by 32.