amentia


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Related to amentia: pleonasm, sanus
  • noun

Synonyms for amentia

extreme mental retardation

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Amentia stems from a breakdown in the ability of the mind to control the body:
The fact is that some of the very best cures that one gets are in those individuals whom one gets are almost to amentia [feeble-mindedness].
So doctors who once described their patients as TATP (thick as two planks), or diagnosed their condition as Amentia totalitatis or as Plumbi oscillans (is "swinging the lead" American as well as British slang for malingering?
Persistent vegetative state is not merely an advanced stage of dementia; it is amentia, an absence of everything for which people value existence.
The youth of Balochistan must come forward to be trigger large scale economic activities in the province so that the people could get fully benefitted from their untapped resources and to overcome their longstanding grievances with regard to lack of health and education facilities as well as other basic amentias of the life.