subvocal speech

[ sŭb-vōkəl ]

n.

Slight movements of the speech muscles, related to thinking but producing no sound.

Nearby words

  1. subvert,
  2. subviral,
  3. subvirus,
  4. subvisible,
  5. subvocal,
  6. subvolution,
  7. subway,
  8. subwoofer,
  9. subzero,
  10. subzone


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