nasalized

nasalize

[ney-zuh-lahyz] Phonetics.
verb (used with object), nasalized, nasalizing.
1.
to pronounce as a nasal sound.
verb (used without object), nasalized, nasalizing.
2.
to pronounce normally oral sounds as nasal sounds.
Also, especially British, nasalise.


Origin:
1840–50; nasal1 + -ize

nasalization, noun
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nasalize or nasalise (ˈneɪzəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to pronounce nasally
 
nasalise or nasalise
 
vb
 
nasali'zation or nasalise
 
n
 
nasali'sation or nasalise
 
n

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