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[ law-guh-pee-diks, log-uh- ]
/ ˌlɔ gəˈpi dɪks, ˌlɒg ə- /

noun (used with a singular verb) Medicine/Medical.

the study and treatment of speech defects.

Nearby words

logolatry, logomachy, logon, logopaedics, logopedia, logopedics, logophile, logophobia, logoplegia, logorrhea, logorrhoea
Also log·o·pe·di·a [law-guh-pee-dee-uh, log-uh-] /ˌlɔ gəˈpi di ə, ˌlɒg ə-/.

Origin of logopedics

First recorded in 1920–25; logo- + (ortho)pedics
Related formslog·o·pe·dic, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019