Meaning of “speech impediment” in the English Dictionary

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"speech impediment" in British English

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speech impedimentnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈspiːtʃ ɪmˌped.ɪ.mənt/ us /ˈspiːtʃ ɪmˌped.ɪ.mənt/

a difficulty in speaking clearly, such as a lisp or stammer

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(Definition of “speech impediment” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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