hypomnesia

hypomnesia

 [hi″pom-ne´zhah]
defective memory.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

hy·pom·ne·si·a

(hī'pom-nē'zē-ă), In the diphthong mn, the m is silent only at the beginning of a word.
Impaired memory. Compare: hypermnesia.
[hypo- + G. mnēmē, memory]
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hy·pom·ne·si·a

(hī'pom-nē'zē-ă)
Impaired memory.
[hypo- + G. mnēmē, memory]
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Hypomnesia of fixation, voluntary hypoprosexia, selective hyperprosexia (focused on health).
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