Medical Dictionary


noun asym·bo·lia \ˌā-(ˌ)sim-ˈbō-lē-ə\

Medical Definition of ASYMBOLIA

:  loss of the power to understand previously familiar symbols and signs usually in consequence of a brain lesion


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