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brain damage Syllabification: brain dam·age
Pronunciation: /brān ˈdamij/

Definition of brain damage in English:


Injury to the brain that impairs its functions, especially permanently.
Example sentences
  • This can lead to convulsions, seizures and permanent brain damage in some.
  • It is feared he has suffered permanent brain damage from his injuries.
  • I had a friend whose little girl was born with severe brain damage and suffers from Quadriplegic Cerebral Palsy.
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