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amimia


amimia

noun amim·ia \(ˈ)ā-ˈmim-ē-ə\

Definition of AMIMIA

1
:  loss or impairment of the power of communicating thought by gestures, due to cerebral disease or injury
2
:  loss of the power to give facial expression to emotion (as in a smile) because of paralysis of the facial muscles
February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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