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cerebral palsynoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌser.ə.brəlˈpɔːl.zi/
a physical condition involving permanent tightening of the muscles that is caused by damage to the brain around or before the time of birth
(Definition of cerebral palsy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cerebral palsynoun [U]

 us   /səˈri·brəl ˈpɔl·zi, ˈser·ə-/
a physical condition involving permanent tightening of the muscles that is caused by damage to the brain during or before birth
(Definition of cerebral palsy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cerebral palsy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 大脑性麻痹, 脑瘫…
in Chinese (Traditional) 腦癱, 腦麻痺…
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