Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A symptom of aphasia in which the sufferer substitutes a spoken word different from the one intended.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In pathology, the use of one word for another, or of one syllable for another: a phase of aphasia.

Etymologies

para- +‎ aphasia? (Wiktionary)

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