PREVERBAL

Literally "before verbal" preverbal describes how children use sound and action to communicate prior to picking up language.

PREVERBAL: "One of Tina's pre-verbal tools was grabbing her toys from out of other children's hands."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PREVERBAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/preverbal/ (accessed October 23, 2020).
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