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alexithymia

[ey-lek-suh-thahy-mee-uh]
noun Psychiatry.
  1. difficulty in experiencing, expressing, and describing emotional responses.
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Origin of alexithymia

a-6 + Greek léxi(s) speech (see alexia) + -thymia
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alexithymia

(ə-lĕk′sə-thīmē-ə)
n.
  1. Inability to describe emotions in a verbal manner.
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