anorthography


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anorthography

 [an″or-thog´rah-fe]
loss of the ability to write.

anorthography

/an·or·thog·ra·phy/ (an″or-thog´rah-fe) agraphia.

a·graph·i·a

(ă-graf'ē-ă)
Inability to write properly in the absence of abnormalities of the limb; often accompanies aphasia and alexia; caused by lesions in various parts of the cerebrum.
Synonym(s): anorthography, logagraphia.
Compare: dysgraphia
[G. a- priv. + graphō, to write]
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