dysphasia

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dys- +‎ -phasia

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Noun[edit]

dysphasia (countable and uncountable, plural dysphasias)

  1. (pathology) Loss of or deficiency in the power to use or understand language as a result of injury or disease of the brain.

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See also[edit]

  • aphasia (language impairment specifically due to brain damage)
  • dysarthria (language impairment due to neuromuscular or other structural problems rather than cognitive problems)
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