[ pahr-kin-suh-niz-uh m ]
/ ˈpɑr kɪn səˌnɪz əm /
noun Pathology. (sometimes initial capital letter)
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- parkinson's disease,
- parkinson's facies,
- parkinson's law,
- parkinson's syndrome,
- parkman, francis,
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Examples from the Web for parkinsonism
People with parkinsonism or epilepsy may have to take medication indefinitely.When You Don't Know Where to Turn|Steven J. Bartlett
Any of a group of nervous disorders similar to Parkinson's disease, marked by muscular rigidity, tremor, and impaired motor control and often having a specific cause, such as the use of certain drugs or frequent exposure to toxic chemicals.Parkinson's syndrome
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