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asymbolia a·sym·bo·li·a (ā'sĭm-bō'lē-ə)

  1. A loss of the ability to comprehend by touch the form and nature of an object.

  2. A form of aphasia in which the significance of signs cannot be comprehended. Also called asemasia.

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