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progressive simultanagnosia

noun [U] uk   /prəˌɡres.ɪv sɪm.əl.teɪn.æɡˈnəʊz.i.ə/ us    /prəˈɡres.ɪv ˌsaɪ.məl.teɪ.næɡˈnoʊ.ʒə/ specialized
a condition in which someone can only recognize one object or detail of a whole scene at a time and so cannot understand the meaning of a scene
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