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polio
used in The Lords of Discipline

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Definition
an acute viral disease marked by muscle paralysis caused by inflammation of nerve cells of the brain stem and spinal cord
  • Now, Colonel, when Mr. Jones was a young man he contracted polio of the face and had to wear a brace on his nose and upper lip for the first five years of his life.
    Chapter 3.30 (13% in)
  • The whole place looks like it caught polio, then killed Doctor Salk.
    Chapter 4.35 (4% in)

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