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agraphia


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Agraphia  \A*graph"i*a\,  n.  [Gr.  'a  priv.  +  ?  to  write.] 
  The  absence  or  loss  of  the  power  of  expressing  ideas  by 
  written  signs.  It  is  one  form  of  aphasia. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  agraphia 
  n  :  a  loss  of  the  ability  to  write  or  to  express  thoughts  in 
  writing  because  of  a  brain  lesion  [syn:  {anorthography}, 
  {logagraphia}] 




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