PARAPLEGIA By N., Sam M.S. - 0 noun. paralyzing of the legs and lower portion of the trunk. PARAPLEGIA: "It is likely that the trauma your friend incurred during the accident could result in paraplegia." Related Psychology Terms Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams ADOLESCENCE (Theories) SOCIAL CLASS (Social Stratification) Dissociative Identity Disorder A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide CHILD PSYCHIATRY BRAIN DISORDERS DREAM-STATE (D-STATE, REM- STATE) The Effects of Trauma on Clients and Counselors ARTERIOSCLEROTIC BRAIN DISORDER Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PARAPLEGIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/paraplegia/ (accessed January 24, 2022).