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A flat, unmodulated speaking voice, lacking the normal range of prosody, often indicative of affective flattening or a lesion in the frontal lobe of the right cerebral hemisphere. Compare dysprosody. [From Greek a- without + prosoidia a song set to music, from pros towards + oide a song + -ia indicating a condition or quality]

Subjects: Psychology.

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