paralysis agitans

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paralysis agi·​tans | \ -ˈa-jə-ˌtanz How to pronounce paralysis agitans (audio) \

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First Known Use of paralysis agitans

1817, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for paralysis agitans

New Latin, literally, shaking palsy

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The first known use of paralysis agitans was in 1817

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“Paralysis agitans.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/paralysis%20agitans. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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paralysis agitans

noun
paralysis agi·​tans | \ -ˈaj-ə-ˌtanz How to pronounce paralysis agitans (audio) \

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