contortion

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French contortion

Noun[edit]

contortion (countable and uncountable, plural contortions)

  1. The act of contorting, twisting or deforming something, especially oneself.
  2. A form of acrobatic display which involves the dramatic bending and flexing of the human body.

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