ALALIA By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 fractional or full incapacity to talk. Even though principally ancient today, the label is sometimes preferred as an equivalent word for mutism. ALALIA: "All the patients suffering from alalia were grouped together for social activities and sign-language seminars." Related Psychology Terms ACALCULIA AMNESIA PERCEPTUAL DISTURBANCE SORCERY DRUGS FREE-ASSOCIATION TEST PIVOT GRAMMAR ESCAPE TITRATION STUPOR AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS (ALS) APHONIA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ALALIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/alalia/ (accessed October 18, 2021).