loss of articulate speech.
Origin of anarthria
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Motor aphasia is, he believes, nothing more than a combination of sensory aphasia and anarthria.
Then occurs dysarthria, and, if the path is totally impassable at any place, anarthria.The Mind of the Child, Part II
pathol loss of the ability to speak coherently
Word Origin for anarthria
C19: New Latin, from Greek anarthros lacking vigour, from an- + arthros joint
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Loss of the motor ability that enables speech.
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