psellism

[ sel-iz-uh m ]
/ ˈsɛl ɪz əm /

noun

Pathology. stuttering; stammering.

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Origin of psellism

1790–1800; < Greek psellismós stammering, equivalent to psell(ízein) to stammer + -ismos -ism
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