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Meaning of “paralysis” - Learner’s Dictionary

paralysis

noun [U]     /pəˈræləsɪs/
UNABLE TO MOVE
being unable to move all or part of your body because of injury or illness: muscular paralysisHandicap and the disabledDisorders of muscles and the nervous system
NO ACTION
not being able to take action: political paralysisAvoiding actionLaziness and lazy people
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