coprolalia

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cop·ro·la·li·a

 (kŏp′rə-lā′lē-ə)
n.
The involuntary, often obsessive use of obscene or scatological language that may accompany certain mental disorders, such as Tourette syndrome.

[copro- + Greek laliā, babbling (from lalein, to talk).]
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coprolalia

(ˌkɒprəˈleɪlɪə)
n
(Psychiatry) obsessive use of obscene or foul language
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coprolalia

the habitual use of foul language.
See also: Obscenity
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coprolalia - an uncontrollable use of obscene language; often accompanied by mental disorders
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
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