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OTHER WORDS FROM hemiplegiahem·i·ple·gic [hem-i-plee-jik, -plej-ik], /ˌhɛm ɪˈpli dʒɪk, -ˈplɛdʒ ɪk/, adjective, nounpost·hem·i·ple·gic, adjectivepre·hem·i·ple·gic, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for hemiplegia
One suffering from hemiplegia, owing to a fractured skull, is now able to move again and to walk with crutches.Turkish Prisoners in Egypt|Various
On Friday night came the hemiplegia and unconsciousness; my father's work was done.Charles Bradlaugh: a Record of His Life and Work, Volume II (of 2)|Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner and J. M. (John Mackinnon) Robertson
In the latter one can seldom rouse the patient, the pupils are often unequal, and hemiplegia is present.Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology|W. G. Aitchison Robertson
Six days later the hemiplegia persisted, speech was slow, headache was troublesome and the pulse not above 45.Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900|George Henry Makins
In hemiplegia, for instance, one half of the nervous system is paralyzed, while the other half is all right.