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amimia

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noun amim·ia \(ˈ)ā-ˈmim-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of amimia

  1. 1:  loss or impairment of the power of communicating thought by gestures, due to cerebral disease or injury

  2. 2:  loss of the power to give facial expression to emotion (as in a smile) because of paralysis of the facial muscles




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