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acrocontracture (s) (noun), acrocontractures (pl)
A condition of shortening and hardening of muscles, tendons, or other tissue: Acrocontrctures often lead to deformity and rigidity as a result of spasms or the thickening and scarring of connective tissue. And this usually occurs because of an injury or because of the lack of muscular balance of the joints of the hands or feet.