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cerebral palsy

noun

medical : a disease that causes a person to have problems moving and speaking

Full Definition of CEREBRAL PALSY

:  a disability resulting from damage to the brain before, during, or shortly after birth and outwardly manifested by muscular incoordination and speech disturbances
cerebral–palsied adjective

First Known Use of CEREBRAL PALSY

1889

cerebral palsy

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CEREBRAL PALSY

:  a disability resulting from damage to the brain before, during, or shortly after birth and outwardly manifested by muscular incoordination and speech disturbances—see ataxic cerebral palsy, athetoid cerebral palsy, spastic cerebral palsy
cerebral palsied adjective

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