noun. type genus of the family Anomiidae: saddle oysters.
- mollusk genus
- Anomia ephippium
- saddle oyster
- family Anomiidae
noun. inability to name objects or to recognize written or spoken names of objects.
- nominal aphasia
- amnestic aphasia
- anomic aphasia
Example sentences of the word anomia
1. Noun, singular or mass
Most cases of aphasia involve anomia, where the person cannot recall the name of objects.