AUDITORY AMNESIA

refers to the permanent loss of the ability to comprehend sounds or speech. See also Wernicke

AUDITORY AMNESIA: "A person with auditory amnesia is unable to comprehend the sounds that comprise speech."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUDITORY AMNESIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/auditory-amnesia/ (accessed October 23, 2020).
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