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quadriplegicadjective

specialized (Australian English quadruplegic) uk   /ˌkwɒd.rəˈpliː.dʒɪk/  us   /ˌkwɑː.drəˈpliː.dʒɪk/ (also tetraplegic /ˌtet.rəˈpliː.dʒɪk/ )
permanentlyunable to ​move or ​feelyourarms or ​legs, usually because of a ​severeinjury to the spine (= ​bones in the ​centre of the back)

quadriplegicnoun [C]

specialized (Australian English quadruplegic) (also tetraplegic /ˌtet.rəˈpliː.dʒɪk/ )
a ​person who is ​permanentlyunable to ​move or ​feeltheirarms or ​legs, usually because of a ​severeinjury to the spine (= ​bones in the ​centre of the back)
(Definition of quadriplegic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “quadriplegic”
in Chinese (Simplified) 四肢瘫痪…
in Chinese (Traditional) 四肢癱瘓者…
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