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- n. the act of stammering
- v. Present participle of stammer.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Apt to stammer; hesitating in speech; stuttering.
- n. A disturbance in the formation of sounds. It is due essentially to long-continued spasmodic contraction of the diaphragm, by which expiration is prevented, and hence it may be considered as a spasmodic inspiration.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Hesitating speech; imperfect articulation; stuttering.
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