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paralinguistic

[ par-uh-ling-gwis-tik ]
/ ˌpær ə lɪŋˈgwɪs tɪk /
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adjective
of or relating to paralanguage or paralinguistics.
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Origin of paralinguistic

First recorded in 1955–60; para-1 + linguistic
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