Definitions for "Psycholinguistics"
the interdisciplinary field of psychology and linguistics in which language behavior is examined. Note: Psycholinguistics includes such areas of inquiry as language acquisition, conversational analysis, and the sequencing of themes and topics in discourse.
the branch of cognitive psychology that studies the psychological basis of linguistic competence and performance
An interdisciplinary field of study that focuses on how individuals acquire and use language. It includes information from many branches of psychology, sociology and linguistics.