compulsion for grinding teeth

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • bruxomania — s. f. [Medicina] O mesmo que briquismo.   ‣ Etimologia: inglês bruxomania …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • bruxomania — noun compulsive grinding of the teeth (while awake) See Also: brux, bruxism …   Wiktionary

  • bruxomania — bruxo·ma·nia .brək sō mā nē ə, nyə n BRUXISM * * * bruxo·ma·nia (bruk″so maґne ə) [Gr. brychein + mania] bruxism occurring in the daytime, usually performed unconsciously …   Medical dictionary

  • bruxomania — bruxo·mania …   English syllables

  • bruxomania — The compulsive grinding of one s teeth …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • bruxomania — |brəksō+ noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, irregular from Greek brychein to gnash the teeth + New Latin o + mania : bruxism …   Useful english dictionary

  • бруксомания — (bruxomania; греч. brycho, будущее время bryxo скрежетать зубами + мания) приступообразное скрежетание зубами во время бодрствования …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Бруксомани́я — (bruxomania; греч. brychō, будущее время bryxō скрежетать зубами + Мания) приступообразное скрежетание зубами во время бодрствования …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • brux — verb To grind the teeth, especially involuntarily or during sleep. See Also: bruxer, bruxism, bruxomania …   Wiktionary

  • bruxism — noun /ˈbɹʌk.sɪz.əm/ The habit or practice of grinding of the teeth, as while sleeping, or due to stress or certain drugs. See Also: bruxomania …   Wiktionary

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