speech therapy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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speech therapynoun [U]

uk   us  
the ​treatment of ​people who have ​difficultyspeaking: She ​neededspeechtherapy after she ​sufferedsevereheadinjuries in a ​caraccident.
speech therapist
noun [C] uk   us  
A ​speechtherapisthelped him ​overcome his ​stammer.
(Definition of speech therapy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “speech therapy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 言语治疗,言语矫治…
in Chinese (Traditional) 語言治療,語言矯治…
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