schizophasia

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word salad

 [werd sal´ad]
an incoherent jumble of words and neologisms, such as that observed in advanced schizophrenia; called also schizophasia.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

schiz·o·pha·si·a

(skiz'ō-fā'zē-ă),
A rarely used term for the disordered speech (word salad) of the schizophrenic patient.
[schizo- + G. phasis, speech]
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schiz·o·pha·si·a

(skiz'ō-fā'zē-ă)
The disordered speech (word salad) of the schizophrenic patient.
[schizo- + G. phasis, speech]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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