inability to speak or understand words because of a brain lesion.
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- dys·pha·sic [dis-fey-zik, -sik], /dɪsˈfeɪ zɪk, -sɪk/, adjective
- dysphagia, dysphasia
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How to use dysphasia in a sentence
The higher impressive central paths are disturbed: centro-sensory dysphasia and aphasia, or word-deafness.The Mind of the Child, Part II | W. Preyer
British Dictionary definitions for dysphasia
a disorder of language caused by a brain lesion
- dysphasic, adjective, noun
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