latah

noun
la·​tah | \ ˈlät-ə How to pronounce latah (audio) \

Medical Definition of latah

: a neurotic condition marked by automatic obedience, echolalia, and echopraxia observed especially among the Malayan people

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“Latah.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/latah. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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