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affrication

[af-ri-key-shuh n] /ˌæf rɪˈkeɪ ʃən/
noun, Phonetics
1.
the act or process of changing a stop sound to an affricate.
Origin of affrication
1930-1940
1930-40; affricate + -ion
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