Meaning of “paralysis” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “paralysis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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paralysisnoun [ U ]

us /pəˈræl·ə·sɪs/

the state of being unable to move or act:

Some spinal cord injuries can cause permanent paralysis.

(Definition of “paralysis” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)