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multiple sclerosis

noun

medical : a disease of the nervous system that causes the gradual loss of muscle control

Full Definition of MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

:  a demyelinating disease marked by patches of hardened tissue in the brain or the spinal cord and associated especially with partial or complete paralysis and jerking muscle tremor

First Known Use of MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

1885

multiple sclerosis

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

:  a demyelinating disease marked by patches of hardened tissue in the brain or the spinal cord and associated especially with partial or complete paralysis and jerking muscle tremor

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