anarthria

noun
an·​ar·​thria | \ an-ˈär-thrē-ə How to pronounce anarthria (audio) \

Medical Definition of anarthria

: inability to articulate remembered words as a result of a brain lesion — compare aphasia

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“Anarthria.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/anarthria. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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