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from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See alexia.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The common term for alexia

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. inability to understand printed or written words or symbols, although the person affected may be able to see quite well, speak fluently, and write correctly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Loss, through disease, of the ability to read, although the faculties of speaking, writing, and understanding spoken words may remain unimpaired.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. inability to perceive written words


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