Injury to the brain that impairs its functions, especially permanently.
- 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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