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noun bra·dy·phre·nia \-ˈfrē-nē-ə\

Medical Definition of bradyphrenia

  1. :  slowness of mental processes :  slowed cognitive functioning <Finally, her recent imbalance, bradyphrenia, inattention, confusion, depression, and hyperreflexia suggest a … diffuse pattern of dysfunction, which would suggest participation of nearly every component of the CNS.—Misha L. Pless et al., The New England Journal of Medicine, 25 Mar. 2010>

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