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verbal

adjective

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1 of or relating to words or language
  • the child didn't yet have the verbal skills needed to tell the doctor about the pain he was experiencing

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2 made or carried on through speaking rather than in writing
  • a verbal agreement carries less force than a written contract

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The first known use of verbal was in the 15th century

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“Verbal.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/verbal. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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