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coprolalia

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noun cop·ro·la·lia \ˌkä-prə-ˈlā-lē-ə\

Definition of coprolalia

  1. :  obsessive or uncontrollable use of obscene language



Origin of coprolalia

New Latin


First Known Use: 1886


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coprolalia

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noun cop·ro·la·lia \-ˈlā-lē-ə\

Medical Definition of coprolalia

  1. 1:  obsessive or uncontrollable use of obscene language

  2. 2:  the use of obscene (as scatological) language as sexual gratification

coprolalic \-ˈlal-ik\play adjective



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