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euphonize

[yoo-fuh-nahyz] /ˈyu fəˌnaɪz/
verb (used with object), euphonized, euphonizing.
1.
to make euphonious.
Also, especially British, euphonise.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; euphon(y) + -ize
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British Dictionary definitions for euphonise

euphonize

/ˈjuːfəˌnaɪz/
verb
1.
to make pleasant to hear; render euphonious
2.
to change (speech sounds) so as to facilitate pronunciation
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