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Definition 1: a disorder of oral speech - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for speech defect in the sense of this definition

(speech defect is a kind of ...) a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning

"the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder" "everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time"

(... is a kind of speech defect ) a speech defect that involves pronouncing `s' like voiceless `th' and `z' like voiced `th'

(... is a kind of speech defect ) speech defect involving excessive use or unusual pronunciation of the phoneme `l'

(... is a kind of speech defect ) defective articulation of the `l' phoneme or the phoneme `r' is pronounced as `l'

(... is a kind of speech defect ) speech disorder attributable to a disorder of phonation

(... is a kind of speech defect ) impaired ability to express ideas verbally; usually resulting from difficulties of reasoning (as in feeblemindedness or certain psychoses)

(... is a kind of speech defect ) impaired articulatory ability resulting from defects in the peripheral motor nerves or in the speech musculature

(... is a kind of speech defect ) a speech disorder in which the same word is repeated several times in succession

(... is a kind of speech defect ) a disorder of the vocal organs that results in the loss of voice

(... is a kind of speech defect ) partial or total loss of articulate speech resulting from lesions of the central nervous system

(... is a kind of speech defect ) a speech disorder involving hesitations and involuntary repetitions of certain sounds

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