logorrhea

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

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

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

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