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alogia

[ uh-loh-juh, -jee-uh ]
/ əˈloʊ dʒə, -dʒi ə /
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Origin of alogia

<New Latin <Greek álog(os) (<a-a-6 + -logos, adj. derivative of lógos speech, akin to légein to speak) + New Latin -ia-ia
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Medical definitions for alogia

alogia
[ ə-lōjē-ə ]

n.
The inability to speak because of mental deficiency, mental confusion, or aphasia.
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