stuttering

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noun stut·ter·ing \ˈstə-tər-iŋ\

Definition of stuttering

  1. :  a disorder of vocal communication marked by involuntary disruption or blocking of speech (as by abnormal repetition, prolongation, or stoppage of vocal sounds) :  disfluency

First Known Use of stuttering

1595


Medical Dictionary

stuttering

noun stut·ter·ing

Medical Definition of stuttering

  1. 1:  the act of one who stutters

  2. 2:  a disorder of vocal communication marked by involuntary disruption or blocking of speech (as by abnormal repetition, prolongation, or stoppage of vocal sounds) :  disfluency



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