a loss of the capacity to understand noises or speech , specifically to comprehend or repeat spoken language and to identify items or traits . The condition is an outcome of brain injury and might be correlated to other disorders of correspondence, inclusive of agraphia. alexia, or acalculia. Commonly referred to as Bastian's aphasia.

WERNICKE'S APHASIA: "Individuals with Wernicke's Aphasia have trouble understanding and repeating spoken language. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "WERNICKE'S APHASIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/wernickes-aphasia/ (accessed September 19, 2021).