[ ey-graf-ee-uh, uh-graf- ]
/ eɪˈgræf i ə, əˈgræf- /
a cerebral disorder characterized by total or partial inability to write.
Words nearby agraphia
OTHER WORDS FROM agraphiaa·graph·ic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for agraphic
/ (əˈɡræfɪə) /
loss of the ability to write, resulting from a brain lesion
Word Origin for agraphia
C19: New Latin, from a- 1 + Greek graphein to write
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Medicine definitions for agraphic
[ ā-grăf′ē-ə ]
A form of aphasia characterized by loss of the ability to write.anorthography
Other words from agraphiaa•graph′ic adj.
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