dyslalia

noun
dys·​la·​lia | \dis-ˈlā-lē-ə, -ˈlal-ē-ə \

Medical Definition of dyslalia 

: a speech defect caused by malformation of or imperfect distribution of nerves to the organs of articulation (as the tongue)

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