As nouns the difference between jargon and medspeak
is that jargon
is jargon while medspeak
is the jargon used by the medical community.
(uncountable) A technical terminology unique to a particular subject.
(countable) Language characteristic of a particular group.
* 2014 , Ian Hodder, Archaeological Theory Today
(uncountable) Speech or language that is incomprehensible or unintelligible; gibberish.
- In fact all the competing theories have developed their own specialized jargons and have a tendency to be difficult to penetrate.
- A barbarous jargon .
* (language characteristic of a group) argot, cant, intalk
To utter jargon; to emit confused or unintelligible sounds.
- The noisy jay, / Jargoning like a foreigner at his food.
(etyl), from (etyl) giargone, from (etyl) .
The jargon used by the medical community.