staggered spondaic word test

staggered spondaic word test

a test of central auditory pathway integrity in which spondaic words are presented dichotically.

stag·ger·ed spon·da·ic word test

(stag'ĕrd spon-dā'ik wŏrd test)
A measurement of central auditory pathway integrity in which spondaic (i.e., a word with equal stress on both long syllables) words are presented dichotically.
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DS = Digit Span Test, SSW = Staggered Spondaic Word test, TCST = Time Compressed Speech Test, WJ-III = Woodcock Johnson Tests of Achievement-III.