Adjective "aphasic" definition and examples

(Aphasic may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/əˈfeɪzɪk/

Definitions and examples

adjective & noun

  1. 'Although awake at times, she was aphasic and incommunicative, at least to the physicians.'
  2. 'Do we really understand what aphasic patients are trying to tell us when we get informed consent for invasive procedures?'

More definitions

1. pertaining to or affected with aphasia. noun

2. Also, aphasiac[uh-fey-zee-ak]/əˈfeɪ ziˌæk/. a person affected with aphasia.

More examples(as adjective)

"children can be aphasic after lesions."

"patients can be aphasic."

"syndromes can be aphasic."

"children can be aphasic."

"productions can be aphasic."

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