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  • n. A complex tic comprising the repetition or echoing of one's own spoken words, which may sound like stuttering.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a pathological condition in which a word is rapidly and involuntarily repeated


From pali- + -lalia. (Wiktionary)



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  • If fresh inspiration should fail ya
    Repeat like they do in Australia.
    The Bungle Bungle Range
    And Woy Woy aren't strange
    In Oz, where they've got palilalia.

    December 11, 2015