Definition of abasia in English:

abasia

noun

Medicine
  • An inability to walk, especially in an individual who has no demonstrable sensory impairment or motor weakness; an instance of this.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Lancet. From French abasie, with remodelling of the ending after -ia.

Pronunciation:

abasia

/əˈbeɪzɪə//əˈbeɪʒə/