hemiplegic gait

n.

The walk of hemiplegics, characterized by swinging the affected leg in a half circle.

Nearby words

  1. hemiparasite,
  2. hemiparesis,
  3. hemipelvectomy,
  4. hemiplankton,
  5. hemiplegia,
  6. hemipode,
  7. hemiptera,
  8. hemipteran,
  9. hemipterous,
  10. hemiscotosis


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