preverbal

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adjective pre·ver·bal \(ˌ)prē-ˈvər-bəl\

Definition of preverbal

  1. 1 :  occurring before the verb

  2. 2 :  having not yet acquired the faculty of speech <a preverbal child>

1921

First Known Use of preverbal

1921


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