PURE WORD DEAFNESS

Pure word deafness describes a condition characterized by the inability to understand spoken language, but still comprehending nonverbal sound. Sufferers are also able to read, write and speak normally.

PURE WORD DEAFNESS: "People suffering from pure word deafness cans still read and write."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PURE WORD DEAFNESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pure-word-deafness/ (accessed November 16, 2019).
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