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compressed speech

speech reproduced on tape at a faster rate than originally spoken, but without loss of intelligibility, by being filtered through a mechanism that deletes very small segments of the original signal at random intervals.
Origin of compressed speech
First recorded in 1965-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • During the latter part of his life there was a return of his early fault of quick, nervous, compressed speech.

    Robert Toombs Pleasant A. Stovall

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