alogia

[uh-loh-juh, -jee-uh]

noun Pathology.


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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alogia in Medicine

alogia

[ə-lōjē-ə]

n.

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