Definición de dysphasia en inglés:

dysphasia

Saltos de línea: dys|pha¦sia
Pronunciación: /dɪsˈfeɪzɪə
 
/

sustantivo

[mass noun] Psychiatry
  • Language disorder marked by deficiency in the generation of speech, and sometimes also in its comprehension, due to brain disease or damage.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • If the abscess is in the frontal lobes of the brain, it may cause loss of memory and reduced attention span, and dysphasia.
    • Louise has a variable level of understanding which would appear to be due to a receptive dysphasia.
    • An evidence base is emerging for the efficacy of a number of speech and language therapy interventions, especially in dysphasia, stammering, laryngectomy, and dysphonia.

Derivativos

dysphasic

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The case with Alzheimer's disease is similar fronto-temporal, multi-infarct, and dysphasic versions of dementia.
  • We expected it was, given the evidence from other deep dysphasic patients showing that poor repetition is associated with surface dyslexia.
  • A correlation between poor repetition and lexical reading impairments has been reported for French speaking deep dysphasic patients.

Origen

late 19th century: from Greek dusphatos 'hard to utter', from dus- 'difficult' + phatos 'spoken'.

Más definiciones de dysphasia 

Definición de dysphasia en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día kerf
Pronunciación: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw