paralytic


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Related to paralytic: paralytic stroke, Paralytic shellfish poisoning, paralytic ileus, paralytic poliomyelitis

paralytic

1. of, relating to, or of the nature of paralysis
2. afflicted with or subject to paralysis
3. Brit informal very drunk
4. a person afflicted with paralysis
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Paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP) is a potentially fatal syndrome that occurs when shellfish consumers are exposed to harmful neurotoxins known as the saxitoxins (STXs) (Etheridge
Brazil health authorities have enhanced their surveillance activity aimed to detect transmission of WPV1 and potential cases of paralytic polio as well as for any un-immunized persons.
When her neighbour Vinod Agarwal came to know that she was in need of money, he offered to bear the treatment cost of her paralytic son.
The Alaska Forum on the Environment presented its 2012 Outstanding Achievement Award to researchers who led the Aleutian Pribilof Islands Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning Project.
We find a similarly palpable joy when we listen to the story of the paralytic.
During the case, one friend said: "Our friend came up to us and said that Cat was paralytic.
No-one thinks it's a good idea to be so paralytic you can hardly stand.
He considers the state of play, the use of the Armaic term Son of Man, six authentic sayings, the healing of the paralytic in Mark 2.
She shared the honours with another woman Kiran Devi who has been taking care of her paralytic mother for the past 20 years.
Elevated levels of paralytic shellfish toxins has forced the closure of the entire Oregon Coast to mussel harvesting, according to the state Department of Agriculture and the Department of Fish and Wildlife.