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Definition of cerebral palsy noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


cerebral palsy



BrE BrE//ˌserəbrəl ˈpɔːlzi//


; NAmE NAmE//səˌriːbrəl ˈpɔːlzi//



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a medical condition usually caused by brain damage before or at birth that causes the loss of control of movement in the arms and legs

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