Definition of 'paraplegic'
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Used Rarely. paraplegic is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'paraplegic'
British English: paraplegic NOUN
A paraplegic is someone who cannot move the lower half of their body, for example because of an injury to their spine.
A passenger was injured so badly he will be paraplegic for the rest of his life.
Definition of paraplegic from the Collins English Dictionary
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