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EtymologyEdit

From New Latin, from Latin logos (word, utterance), from Ancient Greek λόγος (lógos, word, utterance) + ῥοία (rhoía, flow).

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌlɔ.ɡəˈɹiː.ə/, [ˌlɒ.ɡəˈɹiː.ə]
  • Rhymes: -iːə

NounEdit

logorrhea (countable and uncountable, plural logorrheas) (American spelling)

  1. (psychology) An excessive and often uncontrollable flow of words.
  2. (humorous) Excessive talkativeness.

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