from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See tabes dorsalis.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See Locomotor.
- adj. a disease of the spinal cord characterized by peculiar disturbances of gait, and difficulty in coördinating voluntary movements.
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- n. syphilis of the spinal cord characterized by degeneration of sensory neurons and stabbing pains in the trunk and legs and unsteady gait and incontinence and impotence
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