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Present participle for to be, or cause to be, paralyzed and not able to move
“In the martial art of ju-jitsu, the less powerful uses the strength of the aggressor to immobilize them.”
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Present participle for to cause to be ineffective or deactivated
“You will need data backups, redundant devices, and protection from hackers who could immobilize the network.”
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Present participle for to prevent from moving by using physical restraints
Immobilize a criminal by binding him with a rope, or putting shackles on him.”
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Present participle for to cause to become physically weaker
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Present participle for to restrain or immobilize (someone) by tying up or holding their arms or legs
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Present participle for to decrease in feeling or strength
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Present participle for to defeat, subdue or overcome with superior strength
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Present participle for to cause something to stop functioning altogether
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Present participle for to immobilize or lock up with a clamp
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Present participle for to cause to come to an end
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Present participle for to come, or cause to come, to a standstill
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Present participle for to hold (something) at a fixed level or in a fixed state for a period of time
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Present participle for to support one's abdomen with hands or a pillow before attempting to cough
Adjective
Of or relating to paralysis
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