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n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of the influence of psychological factors on the development, use, and interpretation of language.
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|Noun||1.||psycholinguist - a person (usually a psychologist but sometimes a linguist) who studies the psychological basis of human language|
psychologist - a scientist trained in psychology
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