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noun Speech Pathology.

a speech disorder of children in which the levels of intelligibility, vocabulary, complexity of utterance, etc., are significantly below the levels considered standard for a particular age.

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“Evoke” and “invoke” both derive from the same Latin root “vocāre.”

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