Examples of paralysis in a Sentence
The disease causes a paralysis of the legs.
The whole country is in a state of paralysis.
They are trying to end the political paralysis that has been gripping the country.
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He was forced to retire seven years ago after suffering so much damage to his neck that doctors refused to clear him due to the risk of paralysis.
Even if the opposition has an advantage on the underlying policy dispute, the ruling party has never had a hard time centering public debate on the seemingly more urgent — and widely felt — problem of the government’s paralysis.
The key point is these are not structural, don’t have to (and may never) heal for a player to be effective, and there is no risk of paralysis.
The result has been a paralysis not only at the White House but on Capitol Hill, complicating the chances for an ultimate resolution of how to protect hundreds of thousands of young unauthorized immigrants, the problem underlying the shutdown.
As a result, a paralysis has descended on Capitol Hill.
Six-year-old Ryker Roque passed away Sunday in Orlando, Florida after contracting rabies, a viral infection of the central nervous system that can cause paralysis, loss of consciousness, and death.
The condition, which typically affects dogs between 8 and 14 years old, damages the spinal cord, muscles, nerves and brain, causing loss of muscle control, weakness in the hind legs and, eventually, paralysis.
The plan calls for most of the money to go to relatives of the 58 people killed or victims whose injuries left them with permanent brain damage or paralysis, requiring constant home care.
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