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auditory aphasia

noun, Pathology
1.
aphasia in which there is no comprehension of spoken words; word deafness.
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auditory aphasia in Medicine

auditory aphasia n.
Impairment of the ability to comprehend spoken language even though hearing is normal. Also called acoustic aphasia.

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