Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The art of correct speaking; systematic cultivation of the voice.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The art of correct articulation; voice training.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The art of correct articulation; voice training.

Etymologies

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ortho- + -phony

Examples

  • Some teachers of deaf mutes and intelligent devotees of orthophony are trying nowadays with small practical success to introduce into the elementary schools the correction of the various forms of bloesitas, as a result of statistical studies which have demonstrated the wide diffusion of such defects among the pupils.

    The Montessori Method

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