BARYPHONY By Nugent, Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 n. a difficulty in speech, synonymous with baryphonia. The quality of speech is characterized as that of having a thick and heavy voice. BARYPHONY: "As a result of a difficulty of speech known as baryphony, the sound of a person's voice can be thick and heavy." Related Psychology Terms BARYPHONY APOPLECTIC TYPE VOICE AUDITORY FEEDBACK GENERAL LANGUAGE DISABILITY VOICE-ONSET TIME (VOT) SPEECH-ACTIVATED CONTROL POVERTY OF SPEECH PARALANGUAGE REAL-TIME AMPLIFICATION Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "BARYPHONY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/baryphony/ (accessed April 20, 2018).