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dementia paralytica

noun dementia par·a·lyt·i·ca \-ˌpar-ə-ˈlit-i-kə\
plural de·men·ti·ae par·a·lyt·i·cae \di-ˈmen-chē-ˌē-ˌpar-ə-ˈlit-i-ˌsē\

Medical Definition of DEMENTIA PARALYTICA


May 24, 2015
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learned or pedantic
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