seizure

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Synonyms for seizure

Synonyms for seizure

the act of catching, especially a sudden taking and holding

the act of taking something for oneself

a seizing and holding by law

the act of taking quick and forcible possession of

a sudden and often acute manifestation of a disease

Synonyms for seizure

a sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease

the act of taking of a person by force

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These include a serious allergic reaction, a prolonged seisure, reduced consciousness, lasting brain disease, or even death.
Microsoft has also previously collaborated with BSA, the international association established by the software industry to promote a safe and legal digital world, and other local authorities in organising Abu Dhabi raids that resulted in four arrests and the seisure of three personal computers and 84 CDs loaded with pirated software applications.
Although a seisure can be quite frightening, especially for the parents, "they're not harmful," says Lowe.