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Meaning of ALS

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  thickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cord; results in progressive muscle atrophy that starts in the limbs
 

ALS is a 3 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Lou Gehrig's disease
 
 See Also: induration, monogenic disease, monogenic disorder, sclerosis

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Als\, adv.
1. Also. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

2. As. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

 

 

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