BRADYLALIA

n. a condition in which there is unusual slowness and hesitation in speech. This is often caused by a brain lesion or due to mental retardation. Also called bradyarthria. See bradyphasia.

BRADYLALIA: "A person with bradylalia is observed to be unusually slow in uttering words and phrases."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BRADYLALIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/bradylalia/ (accessed September 30, 2020).
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