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Researchers studied why women talk more than men

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Who talks more women or men? Most people we asked said "women." turns out it's not just speculation science backs it up.

University of Maryland School of Medicine researchers say women's brains have higher levels of a language protein called foxp2.

The study also says the average woman speaks about 20,000 words a day. The average man speaks a mere 7,000.

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