micrographia

noun
mi·​cro·​graph·​ia | \ ˌmī-krō-ˈgraf-ē-ə How to pronounce micrographia (audio) \

Medical Definition of micrographia

: abnormally small handwriting or handwriting that becomes progressively smaller that is characteristic especially of Parkinson's disease An almost diagnostic sign of parkinsonism is micrographia—minute, and often diminishingly small, handwriting.— Oliver Sacks, The New Yorker, 23 Aug. 2004

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“Micrographia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/micrographia. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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