abasia

noun
aba·​sia | \ ə-ˈbā-zh(ē-)ə How to pronounce abasia (audio) \

Medical Definition of abasia

: inability to walk caused by a defect in muscular coordination — compare astasia

Other Words from abasia

abasic \ ə-​ˈbā-​sik How to pronounce abasia (audio) , -​zik How to pronounce abasia (audio) \ adjective

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“Abasia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/abasia. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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