quadriplegic

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Etymology[edit]

From quadri- (of Latin origins) and -plegic, from Ancient Greek πλήσσειν(plḗssein, to strike); probably patterned after paraplegic from the Ancient Greek παραπληγή(paraplēgḗ, the paralysis of half of the body).

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quadriplegic ‎(not comparable)

  1. Of, related to, or suffering from quadriplegia.

Noun[edit]

quadriplegic ‎(plural quadriplegics)

  1. One who suffers from quadriplegia.

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