loss of articulate speech.
Historical Examples

Motor aphasia is, he believes, nothing more than a combination of sensory aphasia and anarthria.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2 Various

Then occurs dysarthria, and, if the path is totally impassable at any place, anarthria.
The Mind of the Child, Part II W. Preyer

(pathol) loss of the ability to speak coherently

anarthria an·ar·thri·a (ān-är’thrē-ə)
Loss of the motor ability that enables speech.


Read Also:

  • Anarithmia

    anarithmia anarithmia an·a·rith·mi·a (ān’ə-rĭth’mē-ə, -rĭð’-) n. An inability to count or use numbers due to a brain lesion.

  • Anarthrous

    Zoology. having no joints or articulated limbs. (especially in Greek grammar) used without the article. adjective (of a noun) used without an article having no joints or articulated limbs

  • Anas

    a collection of miscellaneous information about a particular subject, person, place, or thing. an item in such a collection, as an anecdote, a memorable saying, etc. Contemporary Examples anas Mohamed had just hung up the phone when he heard a rapping at the door. Egypt’s Vanished: Victims of State Security Force Kidnappings? Alastair Beach September […]

  • Anasarca

    a pronounced, generalized edema. Historical Examples A very hard drinker, was attacked with a severe hæmoptoe, which was followed by ascites and anasarca. An Account of the Foxglove and some of its Medical Uses William Withering Hydrothorax and anasarca; his breath so short that he could not lie down. An Account of the Foxglove and […]

Disclaimer: Anarthria definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.