cerebral vascular accident

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cerebrovascular accident or cerebral vascular accident
 
n
apoplexy See stroke a sudden interruption of the blood supply to the brain caused by rupture of an artery in the brain (cerebral haemorrhage) or the blocking of a blood vessel, as by a clot of blood (cerebral occlusion)
 
cerebral vascular accident or cerebral vascular accident
 
n

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