paralexia


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paralexia

[‚par·ə′lek·sē·ə]
(medicine)
Transposition or substitution of words or syllables in reading.
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Landis, Regard, Graves, and Goodglass (1983) found, in an unselected sample of English-speaking individuals with aphasia who were not chosen according to any specific criterion, that over 50% (11 out of 20) presented one or several semantic paralexias in reading 36 words.
[1973], 'Patterns of Paralexia: A Psychologistic Approach', Journal of Psycholinguistic Research, 2, pp.