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Dictionary definition for: Sprain

1. (n) a painful injury to a joint caused by a sudden wrenching of its ligaments

2. (v) twist suddenly so as to sprain; "wrench one''s ankle" "The wrestler twisted his shoulder" "the hikers sprained their ankles when they fell" "I turned my ankle and couldn''t walk for several days"

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