associative aphasia

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associative aphasia as·so·ci·a·tive aphasia (ə-sō'shē-ā'tĭv, -sē-, -shə-tĭv)
See conduction aphasia.

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associative aphasia

aphasia in which the lesion is assumed to be in the association tracts connecting the various language centers in the brain; patient's have difficulty repeating a sentence just heard [syn: conduction aphasia
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