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paralysis

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noun pa·ral·y·sis \pə-ˈral-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of paralysis

plural paralyses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  complete or partial loss of function especially when involving the power of motion or of sensation in any part of the body—see hemiplegia, paraplegia, paresis 1





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