confluent articulation


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con·flu·ent ar·tic·u·la·tion

a tendency to run the syllables together in speech.

confluent articulation

A nonspecific term for any form of dysarthria characterised by the fusion of phonemes; e.g., slurring of speech. It is not used in the working medical parlance.

confluent articulation

Speech in which syllables are run together.
See also: articulation