conduction aphasia

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conduction aphasia

[kən′dək·shən ə‚fā·shə]
(psychology)
A form of aphasia featuring selectively impaired repetition, with relatively fluent speech production and good comprehension, often associated with damage in the white matter underlying the parietal operculum.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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