Definition of paralogia in English:

paralogia

noun

Medicine
  • In early use: delirium. Later: illogical or incoherent speech or thinking, especially as seen in psychosis.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Hooper (1773–1835), physician and medical writer. From para- + post-classical Latin -logia.

Pronunciation

paralogia

/ˌparəˈləʊdʒɪə/