par·​a·​pha·​sia -ˈfā-zh(ē-)ə How to pronounce paraphasia (audio)
: aphasia in which the patient uses wrong words or uses words or sounds in senseless combinations

called also paragrammatism

paraphasic adjective

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“Paraphasia.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

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