speech impediment Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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speech impedimentnoun [C]

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a ​difficulty in ​speakingclearly, such as a lisp or stammer
(Definition of speech impediment from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “speech impediment”
in Chinese (Simplified) 言语障碍,说话障碍…
in Chinese (Traditional) 語言障礙,說話障礙…
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