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quadriplegic

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noun quad·ri·ple·gic \ˌkwä-drə-ˈplē-jik\

Definition of quadriplegic

  1. :  one affected with paralysis of both arms and both legs

quadriplegia

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Origin and Etymology of quadriplegic

quadriplegia, from New Latin


First Known Use: 1921

Rhymes with quadriplegic


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quadriplegic

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adjective quad·ri·ple·gic \ˌkwäd-rə-ˈplē-jik\

Medical Definition of quadriplegic

  1. :  of, relating to, or affected with quadriplegia <quadriplegic patients>




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quadriplegic

noun quad·ri·ple·gic

Medical Definition of quadriplegic

  1. :  one affected with quadriplegia—called also tetraplegic




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