laloplegia


laloplegia
n. paralysis of the speech organs which does not affect the tongue (Pathology)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • laloplegia — /lal euh plee jee euh/, n. Pathol. paralysis of the speech organs in which the tongue is not affected. [LALO + PLEGIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • laloplegia — Paralysis of the muscles concerned in the mechanism of speech. [G. lalia, speech, + plege, a stroke] …   Medical dictionary

  • laloplegia — lal·o·ple·gia …   English syllables

  • laloplegia —   n. loss of speech caused by paralysis …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • laloplegia — ˌlaləˈplēj(ē)ə noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from lalo + plegia : paralysis of the muscles involved in speech * * * /lal euh plee jee euh/, n. Pathol. paralysis of the speech organs in which the tongue is not affected. [LALO + PLEGIA] …   Useful english dictionary

  • lalo- — a combining form meaning speech, speech defect, used in the formation of compound words: laloplegia. [ < NL, comb. form repr. Gk lálos talkative, chattering; see LALIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • lalo- — là·lo conf. TS med., psic. modo e atto del parlare, relativo al modo e all atto del parlare: lalofobia, laloplegia, lalopatia {{line}} {{/line}} ETIMO: dal gr. laléō parlo …   Dizionario italiano

  • lalo- — combining form Etymology: New Latin, from Greek lalos talkative, prattling, from lalein to chat, talk more at lalia : speech : the speech organs * * * a combining form meaning speech, speech defect, used in the formation of compound words:… …   Useful english dictionary


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