cerea flexibilitas

[ sîrē-ə flĕk′sə-bĭlĭ-təs ]

n.

The capacity to maintain the limbs or other bodily parts in the position they are placed, as in catalepsy.

Nearby words

  1. cerclage,
  2. cercocystis,
  3. cercopithecoid,
  4. cercus,
  5. cere,
  6. cereal,
  7. cereal leaf beetle,
  8. cerebellar artery,
  9. cerebellar cortex,
  10. cerebellar fissure


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