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 for aphonia
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Aphonia \A*pho"ni*a\, Aphony \Aph"o*ny\, n. [NL. aphonia, Gr. ?,
     fr. ? voiceless; 'a priv. + ? voice: cf. F. aphonie.] (Med.)
     Loss of voice or vocal utterance.
     [1913 Webster] Aphonic

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a disorder of the vocal organs that results in the loss of
           voice [syn: aphonia, voicelessness]

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