dysanagnosia

[ dis-an-uh g-noh-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh ]
/ dɪsˌæn əgˈnoʊ ʒə, -ʒi ə, -zi ə /

noun Pathology.

an inability to comprehend certain words.

Nearby words

  1. dyothelite,
  2. dys-,
  3. dysacousia,
  4. dysacusis,
  5. dysadaptation,
  6. dysaphia,
  7. dysaptation,
  8. dysarteriotony,
  9. dysarthria,
  10. dysarthrosis

Origin of dysanagnosia

dys- + Greek anagnōsía ability to read (ana- ana- + gnōsía knowledge; see gnosis)

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