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phoniatrics

[foh-nee-a-triks] /ˌfoʊ niˈæ trɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb) Speech Pathology
1.
the study and treatment of voice disorders.
Also, phoniatry
[foh-nahy-uh-tree] /foʊˈnaɪ ə tri/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; phon- + -iatric; see -ics
Related forms
phoniatric, adjective
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phoniatry in Medicine

phoniatrics pho·ni·at·rics (fō'nē-āt'rĭks)
n.
The scientific study of speech and speech habits.

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