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  1. quadriplegic(noun)

    a person who is paralyzed in both arms and both legs


  1. quadriplegic(Noun)

    One who suffers from quadriplegia.

  2. 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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