How to Pronounce quadriplegic?

Correct pronunciation for the word "quadriplegic" is [kwˌɒdɹɪplˈiːd͡ʒɪk], [kwˌɒdɹɪplˈiːd‍ʒɪk], [k_w_ˌɒ_d_ɹ_ɪ_p_l_ˈiː_dʒ_ɪ_k].

"Quadriplegic" in context

A quadriplegic is a person who has lost the ability to use all four limbs and usually has limited to no sensation in their legs and arms. This is a result of spinal cord damage, either from an accident or illness. Quadriplegia is a form of paralysis that is often irreversible. In the most severe cases, a person may be completely paralyzed from the neck down and require around-the-clock care for even the most basic activities like eating and hygiene.

Living with Quadriplegia can be a difficult and isolating experience.

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