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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From παρά (pará, from) +‎ λύω (lúō, to destroy).

VerbEdit

παραλύω (paralúō)

  1. to weaken, to cause sickness or illness

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek παραλύω (paralúō).

VerbEdit

παραλύω (paralýo) (simple past παρέλυσα or παράλυσα)

  1. (transitive) paralyse (UK), paralyze (US)
  2. (transitive) bring to a halt
  3. (intransitive) be numb, be paralysed

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