elchock

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

el +‎ chock

Noun[edit]

elchock c

  1. electroconvulsive therapy (used mostly in plural: elchocker)

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • electric shock (by accident) is translated with stöt, elstöt. The word elchock is only used for the therapeutic use.