Definitions for quadriplegic
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word quadriplegic
a person who is paralyzed in both arms and both legs
One who suffers from quadriplegia.
Origin: From the Latin quadra- from the Greek πλήσσειν (to strike); probably patterned after paraplegic from the Greek παραπληγή (the paralysis of half of the body).
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Now there are people who cannot work. But frankly, if your back hurts, you can work in a call center, all right? There's a lot of different jobs, there are people who are paralyzed, quadriplegic, kidney dialysis, amputees who can't work. I understand that. There's going to be some people. But almost everybody who can work should work.
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