consonantalize

consonantalize

[kon-suh-nan-tl-ahyz]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), consonantalized, consonantalizing. Phonetics.
to change into or become changed into a consonant (contrasted with vocalize ).
Also, especially British, consonantalise.


Origin:
consonantal + -ize

consonantalization, noun
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