Definition of “Parkinson's” - English Dictionary

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“Parkinson's” in British English

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Parkinson'snoun [ U ]

uk /ˈpɑː.kɪn.sənz/ us /ˈpɑːr.kɪn.sənz/ also Parkinson's disease, parkinsonism, /ˈpɑː.kɪn.sən.ɪ.zəm/ /ˈpɑːr-/

a disease of the nervous system that makes the muscles become stiff and the body shake, and gradually gets worse as a person gets older

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

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