shaking palsy


Word History

First Known Use

1817, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of shaking palsy was in 1817

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“Shaking palsy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

Medical Definition

shaking palsy

shak·​ing palsy ˈshā-kiŋ- How to pronounce shaking palsy (audio)

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