[ ey-mim-ee-uh ]
/ eɪˈmɪm i ə /

noun Medicine/Medical.

the inability to express ideas by means of gestures or signs.

Words nearby amimia

Origin of amimia

< New Latin, equivalent to a- a-6 + Greek mîm(os) actor, mimic + -ia -ia Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Medical definitions for amimia

[ ā-mĭmē-ə, ə-mĭm- ]


Loss of the ability to imitate or to communicate by gestures or signs.
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