paralinguistics

noun
para·​lin·​guis·​tics | \ˌper-ə-liŋ-ˈgwi-stiks, ˌpa-rə-\

Definition of paralinguistics 

: the study of paralanguage

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paralinguistic \ˌper-​ə-​liŋ-​ˈgwi-​stik, ˌpa-​rə-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of paralinguistics

1958, in the meaning defined above

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