de nasalize

denasalize

[dee-ney-zuh-lahyz]
verb (used with object), denasalized, denasalizing. Phonetics.
to diminish the nasal resonance of (speech or a speech sound).
Also, especially British, denasalise.


Origin:
de- + nasalize

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