[ pahr-kin-soh-nee-uh n ]
/ ˌpɑr kɪnˈsoʊ ni ən /

adjective Pathology.

(sometimes initial capital letter) of, related to, or resembling Parkinson's disease.

Origin of parkinsonian

1905–10; see Parkinson's disease; -ian Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for parkinsonian


[ pär′kĭn-sōnē-ən ]


Relating to Parkinsonism.

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