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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A slight or partial paralysis.

Usage examples (31)
  • In this case the patient dies for want of nourishment; either in three or four weeks, of the inirritative fever; or without quick pulse, by what we have called paresis...
  • "I thought it merely paresis of the muscles until --"
  • There were almost complete an√¶sthesia and great paresis of the bladder.
  • Such loss may cause paresis and affect both vision and psychic functions. for more
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