Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

-phasia

noun combining form

Definition of -phasia

  1. :  speech disorder of a (specified) type <dysphasia>



Origin and Etymology of -phasia

New Latin, from Greek, speech, from phasis utterance, from phanai to speak, say — more at ban


Learn More about -phasia

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of -phasia


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up -phasia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to lessen in amount, effect, or force

Get Word of the Day daily email!