agraphia

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noun agraph·ia \(ˌ)ā-ˈgra-fē-ə\

Definition of agraphia

  1. :  the pathologic loss of the ability to write

Origin and Etymology of agraphia

New Latin, from 2a- + Greek graphein to write


First Known Use: 1565


Medical Dictionary

agraphia

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noun agraph·ia \(ˈ)ā-ˈgraf-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of agraphia

  1. :  the pathological loss of the ability to write

agraphic

\-ˈgraf-ik\play adjective

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