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a condition in which a phrase or word is repeated with increasing rapidity.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
[G. palin, again, + phrasis, speech]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
palilaliaThe repetition of words or phrases with increasing rapidity. Palilalia is a feature of an organic brain disorder.
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