What does polio mean?

Definitions for polio
ˈpoʊ liˌoʊpo·lio

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. poliomyelitis, polio, infantile paralysis, acute anterior poliomyelitis(noun)

    an acute viral disease marked by inflammation of nerve cells of the brain stem and spinal cord


  1. polio(Noun)

    Abbreviation of poliomyelitis

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of polio in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of polio in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of polio in a Sentence

  1. Rais Abdul Khaliq:

    Both had polio and were paralyzed, they defamed the name of Afghans. This is a terrorist attack.

  2. Sue Desmond-Hellmann:

    The hope for an outcome that stops polio and strengthens the healthcare infrastructure is becoming real.

  3. Hedayatullah Stanekzai:

    If the ban is not lifted soon the polio virus will spread out to the areas which were cleaned in past 18 years.

  4. Liam Donaldson:

    Polio is still out there, (It) has fought back with a vengeance at every stage of the game. And it's still fighting.

  5. David Mitchell:

    We didn't pay for the polio vaccine based on the future cost savings for kids who didn't need to live in iron lungs.

Images & Illustrations of polio

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