Definition of polio in English:
Short for poliomyelitis.
- There are few medicines used to treat diseases like malaria, tuberculosis and polio that have patents on them now.
- She suffered polio, double pneumonia and scarlet fever, which rendered her left leg useless.
- Unless polio is eliminated in India and Nigeria, global eradication cannot be achieved.
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