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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Inflammation of several nerves at one time, marked by paralysis, pain, and muscle wasting.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Neuritis affecting a number of nerves; multiple neuritis.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun inflammation of multiple nerves; multiple neuritis

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun inflammation of many or all of the peripheral nerves (as in leprosy)

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