[hem-ee-puh-ree-sis, -par-uh-sis] /ˌhɛm i pəˈri sɪs, -ˈpær ə sɪs/
partial paralysis affecting only one side of the body.
hemiparesis hem·i·pa·re·sis (hěm’ē-pə-rē’sĭs, -pār’ĭ-sĭs)
Slight paralysis or weakness affecting one side of the body. Also called hemiamyosthenia.
/ˌhɛmɪˈpærɪˌsaɪt/ noun 1. a parasitic plant, such as mistletoe, that carries out photosynthesis but also obtains food from its host 2. an organism that can live independently or parasitically hemiparasite (hěm’ĭ-pār’ə-sīt’) A plant, such as mistletoe, that obtains some nourishment from its host but also carries on photosynthesis.
hemiparaplegia hem·i·par·a·ple·gia (hěm’ĭ-pār’ə-plē’jə, -jē-ə) n. Paralysis of one leg.
hemiparanesthesia hem·i·par·an·es·the·sia (hěm’ĭ-pār’ān-ĭs-thē’zhə) n. Anesthesia of one lower extremity or of the lower part of one side of the body.
- Hemiopic pupillary reaction
hemiopic pupillary reaction hem·i·op·ic pupillary reaction (hěm’ē-ŏp’ĭk, -ō’pĭk) n. See Wernicke’s reaction.