[ sĕ-stăn′shə-nā′, sĕ-stäɴ′- ]
A syndrome caused by lesions of the brainstem and resulting in contralateral hemiplegia, hemianesthesia, paralysis of the larynx and soft palate, enophthalmos, miosis, and ptosis.
These Common Words Have Some Very Uncommon OppositesYou know up is the opposite of down, but do you know the antonyms of ambidextrous and placebo? English isn't always black and white.
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