Definition of monoplegia in English:

monoplegia

Syllabification: mon·o·ple·gi·a
Pronunciation: /ˌmänōˈplēj(ē)ə
 
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noun

  • Paralysis restricted to one limb or region of the body. Compare with paraplegia.
    More example sentences
    • There can also be hemiplegia, affecting one half of the body, or monoplegia, affecting one limb.

Derivatives

monoplegic

Pronunciation: /-ˈplējik/
adjective

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