Words nearby paresis
Origin of paresis
OTHER WORDS FROM paresispa·ret·ic [puh-ret-ik, -ree-tik] /pəˈrɛt ɪk, -ˈri tɪk/, noun, adjectivepa·ret·i·cal·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for paresis
For paresis, in our present state of knowledge, nothing can be done once the disease passes its earliest stages.The Third Great Plague|John H. Stokes
The great danger of the cerebro-spinal type is that it will result in paresis or locomotor ataxia.Being Well-Born|Michael F. Guyer
Paresis or asthenia may be found in the trunk muscles, or evidenced by weakness of the grip, or drooping of the head to one side.
It is often a post-diphtheritic condition, appearing alone or associated with other paresis.
Mr. Walton is now an inmate of a sanitarium, a victim of paresis.A Woman of the World|Ella Wheeler Wilcox