Definitions

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of immobilize.
  • adjective Subject to immobilization.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • In perhaps the most extraordinary case of this kind, Jim Montgomery, a paraplegic immobilized from the waist down, who smoked marijuana to relieve muscle spasms, was arrested in Sayre, Oklahoma, when sheriffs found two ounces of pot in the pouch on the back of his wheelchair.

    Reefer Madness

  • In perhaps the most extraordinary case of this kind, Jim Montgomery, a paraplegic immobilized from the waist down, who smoked marijuana to relieve muscle spasms, was arrested in Sayre, Oklahoma, when sheriffs found two ounces of pot in the pouch on the back of his wheelchair.

    Reefer Madness

  • On the videotape bin Laden appears haggard, his beard streaked with white and the left side of his upper body immobilized, which is unusual; he tends to gesture with both hands when he is speaking.

    The Long Hunt for Osama

  • On the videotape bin Laden appears haggard, his beard streaked with white and the left side of his upper body immobilized, which is unusual; he tends to gesture with both hands when he is speaking.

    The Long Hunt for Osama

  • The operation began Thursday when a Navy vessel contacted the pirates and "immobilized" the Tanit, it said.

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  • The operation began yesterday when a Navy vessel contacted the pirates and "immobilized" the Tanit, it said.

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  • The operation began Thursday when a Navy vessel contacted the pirates and "immobilized" the Tanit, it said.

    USATODAY.com News - Top Stories

  • The operation began Thursday when a Navy vessel contacted the pirates and "immobilized" the Tanit, it said.

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  • The operation began Thursday when a Navy vessel contacted the pirates and "immobilized" the Tanit, it said.

    FOXNews.com

  • The operation began Thursday when a Navy vessel contacted the pirates and "immobilized" the Tanit, it said.

    Statesman - AP Sports

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