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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ep·i·lep·sy /ˈɛpəˌlɛpsi/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ep·i·lep·sy /ˈɛpəˌlɛpsɪ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ep·i·lep·sy n.  Med. The “falling sickness,” so called because the patient falls suddenly to the ground; a disease characterized by paroxysms (or fits) occurring at interval and attended by sudden loss of consciousness, and convulsive motions of the muscles.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a disorder of the central nervous system characterized by
          loss of consciousness and convulsions