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- adj. Of, related to, or suffering from quadriplegia.
- n. One who suffers from quadriplegia.
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- n. a person who is paralyzed in both arms and both legs
From the Latin quadra- + -plegic from the Greek πλήσσειν (to strike); probably patterned after paraplegic from the Greek παραπληγή (the paralysis of half of the body). (Wiktionary)