paralysis
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /pəˈɹæləsəs/
Noun

paralysis

  1. (pathology) The complete loss of voluntary control of part of a person's body, such as one or more limbs.
  2. A state of being unable to act.
    The government has been in a paralysis since it lost its majority in the parliament.
Related terms Translations Translations
  • Russian: парали́ч



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