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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.


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