What is another word for immobilization?

Synonyms for immobilizationim·mo·bi·liza·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. immobilization, immobilisationnoun

    fixation (as by a plaster cast) of a body part in order to promote proper healing

    "immobilization of the injured knee was necessary"

    immobilisation, immobilizing

  2. immobilization, immobilisation, immobilizingnoun

    the act of limiting movement or making incapable of movement

    "the storm caused complete immobilization of the rescue team"

    immobilisation, immobilizing

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  1. List of paraphrases for "immobilization":

    immobilisation, capital, tie-up, immobilizer, asset, lock-in, immobi.

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  1. Ronna Campbell:

    The benefits of the medication far outweigh the risk of injury. Careful administration and leg immobilization are likely to help reduce the risk of injury, it is important to realize that epinephrine autoinjectors are used safely every day, and save lives every day.

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