palsy

  1. loss of the ability to move a body part
  2. a condition marked by uncontrollable tremor

Palsy

Will often mean a stroke, but the correct usage is paralysis or difficulty with muscle control - often modified as in Bell`s palsy, cerebral palsy etc

palsy

Type: Term Pronunciation: pawl′zē Definitions: 1. Paralysis or paresis.
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palsy

[n] - a condition marked by uncontrollable tremor 2. [v] - affect with palsy
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Palsy

loss of sensation or ability to move
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Palsy

Paralysis
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Palsy

a privation of motion or feeling or both, proceeding from some cause below the cerebellum, joined with a coldness, flaccidity, and at last wasting of the parts. If affecting all the parts below the head, except the thorax and heart it is called a paraplegia, if in one side only a hemiplegia; if in some parts only on one side, a paralysis. This defi...
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Palsy

Paralysis.
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Palsy

Palsy: Paralysis, generally partial, whereby a local body area is incapable of voluntary movement (motor function). For example, Bell's palsy is localized paralysis of the muscles on one side of the face. The word 'palsy' is a corruption (and contracture) of the French word 'paralysie' which means 'paralysis.'Common Misspellings: palsey
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Palsy

Pal'sy noun ; plural Palsies . [ Middle English palesie , parlesy , Old French paralesie , French paralysie , Latin paralysis . See Paralysis .] (Medicine) Paralysis, complete or partial. See Paralysis . 'One sick of the pal...
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Palsy

Pal'sy transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Palsied ; present participle & verbal noun Palsying .] To affect with palsy, or as with palsy; to deprive of action or energy; to paralyze.
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palsy

<neurology> Complete paralysis. ... (16 Dec 1997) ...
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palsy

(pawl┬┤ze) paralysis.
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Palsy

• (v. t.) To affect with palsy, or as with palsy; to deprive of action or energy; to paralyze. • (n.) Paralysis, complete or partial. See Paralysis.
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palsy

Paralysis
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palsy

palsy: see paralysis.
Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/sci/A0917148.html

Palsy

Palsy is a medical term for full or partial paralaysis with involuntary tremors.
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palsy

Paralysis.
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palsy

a medical condition producing uncontrollable shaking.
Found on http://charlesdickenspage.com/glossary.html

Palsy

paralysis of a muscle group.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21811

Palsy

The loss in the ability of moving a part of the body due to the paralysis of a group of muscles or a muscle.
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