paradoxical

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adjective par·a·dox·i·cal \ˌper-ə-ˈdäk-si-kəl, ˌpa-rə-\

Definition of paradoxical

  1. 1a :  of the nature of a paradox the paradoxical theory that global warming will lead to the next Ice Ageb :  inclined to paradoxes

  2. 2 :  not being the normal or usual kind a paradoxical pulse paradoxical drug reactions

paradoxicality

play \ˌper-ə-ˌdäk-si-ˈka-lə-tē, ˌpa-rə-\ noun

paradoxically

play \ˌper-ə-ˈdäk-si-k(ə-)lē, ˌpa-rə-\ adverb

paradoxicalness

play \ˌper-ə-ˈdäk-si-kəl-nəs, ˌpa-rə-\ noun

1598

First Known Use of paradoxical

1598


Medical Dictionary

paradoxical

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adjective par·a·dox·i·cal \ˌpar-ə-ˈdäk-si-kəl\
variants: also

paradoxic

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Medical Definition of paradoxical

  1. :  not being the normal or usual kind a paradoxical embolism


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