Dictionary definition for: Shock
6. (n) a reflex response to the passage of electric current through the body; "subjects received a small electric shock when they mae the wrong response" "electricians get accustomed to occasional shocks"
7. (n) (pathology) bodily collapse or near collapse caused by inadequate oxygen delivery to the cells; characterized by reduced cardiac output and rapid heartbeat and circulatory insufficiency and pallor; "loss of blood is an important cause of shock"
14. (n) a pile of sheaves of grain set on end in a field to dry; stalks of Indian corn set up in a field; "corn is bound in small sheeves and several sheeves are set up together in shocks" "whole fields of wheat in shock"
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