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phoniatrics

[foh-nee-a-triks]
noun (used with a singular verb) Speech Pathology.
  1. the study and treatment of voice disorders.
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Also pho·ni·a·try [foh-nahy-uh-tree] /foʊˈnaɪ ə tri/.

Origin of phoniatrics

1945–50; phon- + -iatric; see -ics
Related formspho·ni·at·ric, adjective
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phoniatrics in Medicine

phoniatrics

(fō′nē-ătrĭks)
n.
  1. The scientific study of speech and speech habits.
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