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Broca's aphasia

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noun Pathology.
  1. a type of aphasia caused by a lesion in Broca's area of the brain, characterized by misarticulated speech and lack of grammatical morphemes.

Origin of Broca's aphasia

First recorded in 1955–60; after P. Broca
Also called motor aphasia.
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Broca's aphasia

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  1. motor aphasia

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