The plasticity of the inborn organs of speech is thus in the earliest childhood very great.
plasticity: the capacity for being formed, moulded or developed.
It would thus exhibit a plasticity which might be compared to that of soft wax.
Sand, possessing no plasticity, cannot be shaped or made to hold together.
I do not object to hearing this variability and plasticity of instinct called the twilight of mind or rudimentary mentality.
This amount is important because it is one of the best indications of plasticity.
The specific adaptability of an immature creature for growth constitutes his plasticity.
This same element of plasticity accounts for the breaking of habits.
It is impossible not to be struck with the high degree of variability or plasticity of many of the bones.
A certain measure of plasticity has to be counted in as part of their very nature.