[ sel-iz-uh m ]
/ ˈsɛl ɪz əm /
Pathology. stuttering; stammering.
Words nearby psellism
Origin of psellism
1790–1800; < Greek psellismós stammering, equivalent to psell(ízein) to stammer + -ismos -ism
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Example sentences from the Web for psellism
Psellism, sel′izm, n. a defect in articulation—also Psellis′mus.