lallation definition

  • noun:
    • the wrong pronunciation of this letter "r" so that it seems like an "l"
    • baby-talk or gibberish
    • An imperfect enunciation associated with letter r, for which it seems like l.
    • An imperfect pronunciation associated with the letter roentgen, wherein it really is meant to sound like l. See lambdacism.
    • faulty articulation associated with `l' phoneme and/or phoneme `r' is pronounced as `l'
    • gibberish resembling the noises of a baby

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