loss

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overpowering loss of restraint abandon
loss of vitality and a degeneration of cells and tissues not due to any apparent injury abiotrophy
loss of will power aboulia , abulia
willpower and decision-making ability, loss of abulia
remedy for hearing loss or deafness acoustic
impairment in understanding spoken language that is not attributable to hearing loss acoustic aphasia , auditory aphasia , word deafness
loss of sensation in the extremities acroanaesthesia , acroanesthesia
(thermodynamics) any process that occurs without gain or loss of heat adiabatic process
loss of tasting ability ageusia
loss of the ability to write or to express thoughts in writing because of a brain lesion agraphia , anorthography , logagraphia
dementia observed during the last stages of severe chronic alcoholism; involves loss of memory for recent events although long term memory is intact alcohol amnestic disorder , alcoholic dementia , Korsakoff's psychosis , Korsakoff's syndrome , Korsakov's psychosis , Korsakov's syndrome , polyneuritic psychosis
identity, loss of personal alienation , anomie
loss of hair (especially on the head) or loss of wool or feathers; in humans it can result from heredity or hormonal imbalance or certain diseases or drugs and treatments (chemotherapy for cancer) alopecia
partial or total loss of sight without pathology of the eye; caused by disease of optic nerve or retina or brain amaurosis
sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury amends , damages , indemnification , indemnity , redress , restitution
loss of memory amnesia
memory loss amnesia , amnesia , fugue , lethe , oblivion
partial or total loss of memory amnesia , blackout , memory loss
condition of disability resulting from the loss of one or more limbs amputation
loss of bodily sensation with or without loss of consciousness anaesthesia , anesthesia
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