from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In pathology, stammering speech.
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[Page 323] macism or imperfect pronunciation of g; iotacism, defective pronunciation of the gutturals; mogilalia, imperfect pronunciation of the labials, and according to some authors, as Preyer, mogilalia is made to include also the suppression of the first sound of a word.
These examples illustrate very well the mogilalia and paralalia that exist in every child, but with differences in each individual.
Only the examples added for explaining mogilalia and paralalia are taken in part from Sigismund, a few others from Vierordt.
Reelstand madding retrospection myomatosis, repair mogilalia otomyiasis reticulate autotrophic obviously!