Nasalization
Nasalization Na`sal*i*za"tion, n. The act of nasalizing, or the state of being nasalized. [1913 Webster]

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  • nasalization — (Amer.) na·sal·i·za·tion || ‚neɪzÉ™lÉ™ zeɪʃn / laɪ n. nasal sound; nasal speech (also nasalisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Nasalization — Nasalized ◌̃ ◌̨ IPA number 424 …   Wikipedia

  • nasalization — noun see nasalize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nasalization — See nasalize. * * * …   Universalium

  • nasalization — noun a) (of a vowel) becoming nasal by place of articulation b) a particular instance of such change …   Wiktionary

  • nasalization — Synonyms and related words: aphonia, artificial voice, broken speech, broken tones, broken voice, childish treble, choked voice, cracked voice, croak, crow, dysarthria, dyslalia, dyslogia, dysphasia, dysphonia, dysphrasia, falsetto, harshness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • nasalization — na·sal·iza·tion …   English syllables

  • nasalization — noun the act of nasalizing; the utterance of sounds modulated by the nasal resonators • Syn: ↑nasalisation • Derivationally related forms: ↑nasalise (for: ↑nasalisation), ↑nasalize • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • nasalize — nasalization, n. /nay zeuh luyz /, v., nasalized, nasalizing. Phonet. v.t. 1. to pronounce as a nasal sound. v.i. 2. to pronounce normally oral sounds as nasal sounds. Also, esp. Brit., nasalise. [1840 50; NASAL1 + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • nasalizations — nasalization (Amer.) na·sal·i·za·tion || ‚neɪzÉ™lÉ™ zeɪʃn / laɪ n. nasal sound; nasal speech (also nasalisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

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