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Noun Concept
Categories: Language varieties and styles, Infancy, All articles lacking reliable references, Articles with short description, archived copy as title
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baby talk  babytalk  motherese  caretaker speech  child-directed speech
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An adult's imitation of the speech of a young child WordNet 3.0
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An adult's imitation of the speech of a young child WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Baby talk is a type of speech associated with an older person speaking to a child or infant. Wikipedia
Simplified form of language used by adults when speaking to babies. Wikipedia Disambiguation
Usually delivered with a "cooing" pattern of intonation different from that of normal adult speech: high in pitch, with many glissando variations that are more pronounced than those of normal speech Wikidata
A non-standard form of language used by adults when talking to toddlers and infants which is characterized by high pitch, reduced syntactic complexity and simplified vocabulary. OmegaWiki
The form of speech used by adults in talking to very young children. Wiktionary
Form of speech used when talking to babies. Wiktionary (translation)