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spastic

1. a person who is affected by spasms or convulsions, esp one who has cerebral palsy
2. affected by or resembling spasms
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I look back very fondly on my days in Easton working with my mentor Gene Hartzell and hanging out with Spaz and other friends at Larry Holmes Ringside Restaurant.
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There are various drafts of press releases ("NIRVANA sees the underground seen as becoming stagnant and more accessible towards commercialized major label interests"), autobiographical sketches ("I was a rodent-like, underdeveloped, hyperactive spaz who could fit his entire torsoe in one leg of his bell bottomed jeans") and lyrics (an early version of "Smells Like Teen Spirit" contains the couplet "The finest day Ive ever had/Was when tomorrow never came").
She stuck wiggles and squiggles on steps--a kind of coloring outside the lines--and loved to suddenly spaz in double- or triple-time, a musical impertinence that signaled her impatience with the status quo.
Spatializer stock is traded on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol: SPAZ.
Bobby is so hyper, he's a little spaz, and I'm worried it'll get to be too much what with Frankie trying to quit, you know?
He was considered different and students referred to him on various occasions as a tweek and a spaz.
There's a coolness level everyone but me seems to have, and it's easier to be ignored than to be noticed for being a spaz," says Jayne.
And Spaz is the name Bic has given to a line of retractable pens featuring stick figures on the barrels.
Take a look at how civilians act when a TV camera is pointed at them: they simply spaz out, or else go all rigor mortis.
Antispasmodic Drugs (AN tee spaz MOD ik): Drugs that decrease the strength of smooth muscle contractions of the intestine.
Twitgoo is already fully integrated with the top Twitter-related applications -- Picnik, Seesmic Desktop, Twitterberry, DestroyTwitter, Intercasting, Spaz and many others -- to ensure a seamless user experience and broad accessibility across Web, PC, and mobile platforms.