a form of acquired dyslexia marked by the incapacity to identify and read whole words, that can be read only by spelling them out letter by letter. Commonly referred to as spelling dyslexia.

WORD-FORM DYSLEXIA: "Chelsea has word-form dyslexia and often needs to practice word fragments by filling in letters. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "WORD-FORM DYSLEXIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/word-form-dyslexia/ (accessed January 15, 2021).