alexic


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alexic

(əˈlɛksɪk)
adj
relating to or of the neurological condition alexia
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Noun1.alexic - a person with alexia
patient - a person who requires medical care; "the number of emergency patients has grown rapidly"
Adj.1.alexic - of or relating to or symptomatic of alexia
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Alterations in the functional anatomy of reading induced by rehabilitation of an alexic patient.
The inclusion of color-related stimuli is based on the common finding of color anomia (inability to name color hues) and achromatopsia (inability to discriminate hues) in alexic patients (Albert, Goodglass, Helm, Rubens, & Alexander, 1981).
The second major contribution came in the 1970s from reports of alexic patients who had selective difficulty reading either new words (e.