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dysphonia

dys·pho·ni·a

dysphonia

pronunciation:
dIs fo ni
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part of speech: noun
definition: difficulty in making normal speech sounds, as because of hoarseness.
derivation: dysphonic (adj.)
Word Parts
The word dysphonia contains the following parts:
dys- Greek prefix that means bad, difficult, abnormal
synonyms:
mal, male
antonyms:
eu