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polioencephalitis

[ poh-lee-oh-en-sef-uh-lahy-tis ]
/ 藞po蕣 li o蕣 蓻n藢s蓻f 蓹藞la瑟 t瑟s /
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noun Pathology.
a disease characterized by inflammation of the gray matter of the brain.
poliomyelitis affecting the cerebrum.
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Origin of polioencephalitis

1880鈥85; <New Latin <Greek poli贸(s) gray + New Latin encephalitisencephalitis

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