Complete Definition of "amnesia"

English

Etymology
Modified Latin, from Greek ἀμνησία 'forgetfulness'.

Pronunciation
ipacregion|Canada ipac|ˌæmˈniʒə|en-ca-synth-amnesia.ogg|CA synth
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-iːʒə|-iːʒə

Noun
en-noun

  1. pathology loss|Loss of memory; forgetfulness.

Translations
trans-top|loss of memory
Croatian: t-|hr|amnezija|f
German: t-|de|Amnesie|f
trans-mid
Polish: amnezja f
Portuguese: amnésia f
trans-bottom

Translations to be checked
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ttbc|Ido: amnezio
ttbc|Telugu: మతిమరపు (matimarapu)

Derived terms
top2
amnesiac
amnesic
amnestic
mid2
anterograde amnesia
retrograde amnesia
bottom2

Related terms
amnesty

Category:Greek derivations
Category:Words with alpha privatives

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