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[lal] /læl/
verb (used without object), Phonetics
to make imperfect l- or r- sounds, or both, often by substituting a w- like sound for r or l or a y- like sound for l.
Origin of lall
1875-80; imitative; see lallation Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The day following, lall Sing came in with 10,000 of his troops and surrendered.

    Ten Years in India W.J.D. Gould
  • Such was the name of Jooteepersd's garden-house, in which lall Singh then resided.

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