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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ect-  \Ect-\,  Ecto-  \Ec"to-\  [Gr.  ?  outside.] 
  A  combining  form  signifying  without  outside,  external. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ECT 
  n  :  the  administration  of  a  strong  electric  current  that  passes 
  through  the  brain  to  induce  convulsions  and  coma  [syn:  {electroconvulsive 
  therapy},  {electroshock},  {electroshock  therapy},  {ECT}] 




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