amnesic(redirected from amnesicly)
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Partial or total loss of memory, usually resulting from shock, psychological disturbance, brain injury, or illness.
[Greek amnēsiā, forgetfulness, probably alteration of amnēstiā, from amnēstos, not remembered : a-, not; see a-1 + mimnēskein, mnē-, to remember; see men- in Indo-European roots.]
am·ne′si·ac′ (-nē′zē-ăk′, -zhē-ăk′), am·ne′sic (-zĭk, -sĭk) n. & adj.
am·nes′tic (-nĕs′tĭk) adj.
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|Noun||1.||amnesic - a person suffering from amnesia |
handicapped person - a person who has some condition that markedly restricts their ability to function physically or mentally or socially
|Adj.||1.||amnesic - of or relating to or caused by amnesia|
|2.||amnesic - suffering from a partial loss of memory|