Definitions for -plegia

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-plegia

  1. a combining form meaning “paralysis, cessation of motion” in the limbs or region of the body specified by the initial element:

    quadriplegia.

    Category: Affix

Origin of -plegia:

< Gk -plēgia, comb. form repr. plēgḗ blow, stroke

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  1. -plegia(Suffix)

    Various forms of paralysis

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