paralexia


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paralexia

(ˌpærəˈlɛksɪə)
n
(Medicine) a disorder of the ability to read in which words and syllables are meaninglessly transposed
ˌparaˈlexic adj
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1983) concluded that, although semantic paralexias are produced in a lower rate by 'common aphasics' than by 'deep alexics', the fact that about one half of unselected patients with aphasia presented at least one paralexia indicates that semantic paralexias are actually a common phenomenon in English-speakers with aphasia.
Quando estamos diante de criancas dislexicas com as dificuldades relacionadas com a compreensao estamos, decerto, diante de casos de leitores com hiperlexia, parafasia, paralexia ou, se estao, tambem, superpostas dificuldades em escrita, ao certo, estaremos diante de escritores tambem hiperlexia, parafasia, paragrafia, termos clinicos, mas uma vez explicados, iluminarao os psicopedagogos que atuam com dislexicos e disgraficos.
50) The phenomenon of paralexia (saying or reading a related word in place of the indicated one), which is associated with a condition known as deep dyslexia, may also have certain links with metaphor (West, pp.