paresis

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From Modern Latin, from Ancient Greek πάρεσις ‎(páresis, letting go, paralysis), from παριέναι ‎(pariénai, relax), from παρα- ‎(para-) + ἰέναι ‎(iénai, let go).

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paresis ‎(plural pareses)

  1. A paralysis which is incomplete or which occurs in isolated areas.
  2. Inflammation of the brain as a cause of dementia or paralysis.

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