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    a condition where a baby's tongue is too closely connected to the bottom of the mouth, sometimes causing difficulties in feeding and later on in speaking

    If the child is over a year old, tongue tie can cause troubles in producing certain sounds of speech if it is left untreated.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 24/10/2015
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