RECEPTIVE LANGUAGE

The language received and processed by a person as opposed to her expressive language or the language she originates.

RECEPTIVE LANGUAGE: "Her receptive language was more advanced than her expressive."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "RECEPTIVE LANGUAGE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/receptive-language/ (accessed November 17, 2017).
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