noun. ['ˌpɛrəˈpliːdʒiːə'] paralysis of the lower half of the body (most often as a result of trauma).
- paraplegia (Latin)
- παραπληγία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Rhymes with Paraplegia
Sentences with paraplegia
1. Noun, singular or mass
The foundation also provides grants that help fund research programs that aim to find a cure for paraplegia.
2. Verb, past participle
The human body is made to move, and this doesn’t change if you have paraplegia.