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word blindness


noun

alexia.

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Nearby words

worcs, word, word accent, word association, word association test, word blindness, word burst, word class, word deafness, word for word, word game

Origin of word blindness

First recorded in 1880–85
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British Dictionary definitions for word blindness

word blindness


noun

the nontechnical name for alexia, dyslexia
Derived Formsword-blind, adjective
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Medicine definitions for word blindness

word blindness


n.

alexia
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