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apoplexy
American English: /ˈæpəˌplɛksi/
British English: /ˈapəplɛksi/

Translation of apoplexy in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • In modern usage, apoplexy and stroke are synonymous terms, referring to sudden and lasting impairment of brain function caused by obstruction of or haemorrhage from the cerebral blood vessels.
    • He set every stone with his own hands and on coming ashore at the end of June, he complained of illness and died of apoplexy on July 6.
    • The association between hypertension and a ‘hardening’ of the pulse and apoplexy has been recognised for hundreds of years.
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