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ach•a•la•sia



Pronunciation: (ak"u-lā'zhu, -zhē-u, -zē-u), [key]
n. Med.
inability of a circular muscle, esp. of the esophagus or rectum, to relax, resulting in widening of the structure above the muscular constriction.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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