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English definition of “speech therapy”

speech therapy

noun [U] uk   us  
the treatment of people who have difficulty speaking: She needed speech therapy after she suffered severe head injuries in a car accident.Phonology and phonetics
speech therapist
noun [C] uk   us  
A speech therapist helped him overcome his stammer.Ways of speaking
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