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Definition of the noun acataphasia
What does acataphasia mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- a disorder in which a lesion to the central nervous system leaves you unable to formulate a statement or to express yourself in an organized manner
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by Robert Jean Campbell
akataphasia See acataphasia. akathisia Akatisia; acathisia (q.v.); a neurologic side effect of treatment with neuroleptics consisting of motor restlessness, a feeling of muscular quivering, and an ...
ACATAPHASIA also impairment of any one of the perceptive faculties, due to a central lesion. acataphasia (ah-kat-af-a'ze-ah) (Gr. a neg. + rarávagus orderly utterance]. Inability to express one's thoughts in a connected manner, due to a ...
acataphasia (ah-kat-af-a'ze-ah) [Gr. a neg. + Hordy-offis orderly utterance]. Inability to express one's thoughts in a connected manner, due to a central lesion. acatastasia (ah-kat-as-ta'se-ah) [Gr. a neg. + kixtA- o-TOffu stability]. Irregularity ...
Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... by George Milbry Gould
See Acataphasia. Akazga (a-a-gal) [African]. A poisonous plant of West Africa, probably a Strychnos. Also its bark, and an amorphous extractive derived from it. It is one of the African ordeal poisons and contains --- Akazgin (a-Ba-zin). [African ].
by UN Panda
The Dictionary of Psychology (2016)
by Ray Corsini
acataphasia 1. Inability to correctly form a sentence. 2. The use of inappropriate or grammatically incorrect words and expressions. A speech disturbance found in patients with schizophrenia and ...
by Bruce C. Carlstedt, Mary J. Stanaszek, Walter F. Stanaszek
initiative or drive inability to fix attention aprosexia inability to form sentences acataphasia inability to locate sensation atopognosia atopognosis inability for mathematics acalculia inability to calculate inability to name objects anomia nominal ...
by Rajni Sehgal
Acataphasia. A sensory aphasia characterized by loss of power to use the phrasing and sentence structure of common speech. Acceleration. 1. A process by which the educational progress of a student is speeded up. Skipping a grade, taking ...
Midline Medical Dictionary (2002)
by P. S. Rawat
GHHā āt starra-II Acataphasia.
by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley
acataphasia (ˌaykatə fayzi⋅ ə) loss of the ability to express connected thought, resulting from a cerebral lesion. acceleration (akˌselə rayshən) 1. an increase in the speed or velocity of an ...
by Annu Kaushik
acataphasia loss of the ability to express connected thought, resulting from a cerebral lesion. acceleration 1. An increase in the speed or velocity of an object or reaction. 2. An increase in the ...
by Stuart Sutherland
by Dawn Freshwater, Sian Masiln-Prothero
acataphasia (a-kat-a-fa' -zi-a): Lack of power to ...
acataphasia (a-két'e-fa'zé-e) N. condition in which a central nervous system lesion leaves one unable to express thoughts in an organized manner. acathexia (ak'e-thék'Sé-e) N. inability to retain bodily secretions.
by Louisa Pansegrouw
incapacity, incompetence, powerlessness, weakness inability to breathe apnoea inability to chew amesesis inability to concentrate aprosexia inability to construct sentences acataphasia inability to differentiate tones amusia inability to feed ...
by J. C. Banerjee
Acataphasia: Disorder of speech.
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