paragammacism

noun para·gam·ma·cism \¦parə¦gaməˌsizəm\
variants: less commonly

paragammacismus

Definition of paragammacism

plural

paragammacisms

also

paragammacismuses

  1. :  inability to pronounce the sound of g and k or difficulty in pronouncing them

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Origin and Etymology of paragammacism

New Latin paragammacismus, from 1para- + gammacismus gammacism


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