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multiple sclerosis

noun

Simple Definition of multiple sclerosis

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of multiple sclerosis

  1. :  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

1885

First Known Use of multiple sclerosis

1885


Medical Dictionary

multiple sclerosis

noun

Medical Definition of multiple sclerosis

  1. :  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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