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paralysis
used in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

2 uses
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Definition
loss of the ability to move the body or a part of it

or:

inability to act or make a decision
  • Neither did he, but on long walks through the streets of town he thought about it and concluded she was evidently stopped with the same kind of blockage that had paralyzed him on his first day of teaching.
    Part 3 (4% in)
  • I tell him the tentacles can paralyze small fish.
    Part 4 (46% in)

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