alexia

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Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek (a, not) + λέξις (léksis, speech) + English -ia.

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alexia (countable and uncountable, plural alexias)

  1. (psychiatry) The inability, due to a cerebral disorder, to comprehend or understand writing.

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