is a kind of:
Attempting to avoid a feared word or words by paraphrasing the intended utterance using different words. Explaining a word rather than using it.
Definition reprinted with permission from Hood, Stephen B. (editor) available from Stuttering Foundation of America: Stuttering Words (Publication No 2: Speech Foundation of America)
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