delayed speech

noun Speech Pathology.
a speech disorder of children in which the levels of intelligibility, vocabulary, complexity of utterance, etc., are significantly below the levels considered standard for a particular age. Unabridged
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In general, individuals have delayed speech and language development, and some never develop spoken language.
Many have delayed speech, problems with eating, sleeping and emotional stability.
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