SCANNING SPEECH

Speech which proceeds slowly and is marked by variations of intonation and unintentional delays between syllables. Representative of ataxic dysarthria.

SCANNING SPEECH: "The girl could communicate, but only through scanning speech."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SCANNING SPEECH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/scanning-speech/ (accessed April 24, 2018).
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