[ uh-bey-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh ]
/ əˈbeɪ ʒə, -ʒi ə, -zi ə /
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inability to walk due to a limitation or absence of muscular coordination.
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Origin of abasia
OTHER WORDS FROM abasiaa·ba·sic [uh-bey-zik, -sik], /əˈbeɪ zɪk, -sɪk/, a·bat·ic [uh-bat-ik], /əˈbæt ɪk/, adjective
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Medical definitions for abasia
[ ə-bā′zhə ]
Inability to walk due to impaired muscular coordination.
Other words from abasiaa•ba′sic (ə-bā′sĭk, -zĭk) null adj.
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