Definition of polioencephalopathy in English:

polioencephalopathy

noun

Medicine
  • = polioencephalitis.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in New Gould Medical Dictionary. From ancient Greek πολιός grey + encephalopathy.

Pronunciation

polioencephalopathy

/ˌpəʊlɪəʊɛnˌsɛfəˈlɒpəθi//ˌpəʊlɪəʊɛnˌkɛfəˈlɒpəθi/