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pseudoparalysis

Pronunciation: su'do-pa-ral'i-sis

Definition: Apparent paralysis due to voluntary inhibition of motion because of pain, incoordination, or other cause, but without actual paralysis.

Synonym(s): pseudoparesis1

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