dysphonia[dis fō′nē ə]
impairment of the ability to produce speech sounds, as because of hoarseness
Origin of dysphoniaModern Latin ; from Classical Greek dysphōnia ; from dys-, dys- + phōnē, voice: see phono-
Difficulty in speaking, usually evidenced by hoarseness.
Origin of dysphoniaNew Latin : dys– + Greek -phōniā, -phony.
(countable and uncountable, plural dysphonias)
From Ancient Greek δυσ- (dus, “ill, hard”) + φωνή (phōnē, “sound, voice”).