Pronunciation: (ap"u-plek'tik), [key]
1. of or pertaining to apoplexy.
2. having or inclined to apoplexy.
3. intense enough to threaten or cause apoplexy: an apoplectic rage.
a person having or predisposed to apoplexy.
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