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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person suffering from the inability to move certain body parts adj. - Relating to or of the nature of the inability to move certain body parts adj. - Affected with or subject to the inability to move certain body parts.

Usage examples (29)
  • paralytic symptoms
  • There are various types which have been called the paralytic, the choreic, and the saltatory.
  • However, some strains of Alexandrium tamarense produce very potent neurotoxins known as paralytic shellfish toxins (PSTs).
  • The "paralytic," of course, meaning the too much gin sometimes. for more
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