[ dis-nee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh ]
/ dɪsˈni ʒə, -ʒi ə, -zi ə /
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an impairment of memory.
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There is an affection called amnesia, in which it utterly fails, and another termed dysmnesia, when it is defective.Curiosities of Medical Experience|J. G. (John Gideon) Millingen
Medical definitions for dysmnesia
[ dĭs-nē′zhə ]
A naturally poor or an impaired memory.
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