paralytically
adverb see paralytic I

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  • paralytically — paralytic ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to paralysis. 2) informal, chiefly Brit. extremely drunk. DERIVATIVES paralytically adverb …   English terms dictionary

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  • paralytically — par·a·lyt·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

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  • paralytic — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English paralytyk, from Anglo French paralitik, from Latin paralyticus, from Greek paralytikos, from paralyein Date: 14th century 1. affected with, characterized by, or causing paralysis 2. of, relating to, or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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