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[hem-ee-puh-ree-sis, -par-uh-sis] /ˌhɛm i pəˈri sɪs, -ˈpær ə sɪs/

noun, Pathology.
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.


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