Palatize
Palatize Pal"a*tize, v. t. To modify, as the tones of the voice, by means of the palate; to palatalize; as, to palatize a letter or sound. -- {Pal`a*ti*za"tion}, n. --J. Peile. [1913 Webster]

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  • Palatization — Palatize Pal a*tize, v. t. To modify, as the tones of the voice, by means of the palate; to palatalize; as, to palatize a letter or sound. {Pal a*ti*za tion}, n. J. Peile. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • palatalise — v. 1. Same as {palatalize}. Syn: palatalize, palatize. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Palatalize — Pal a*tal*ize, v. t. (Phon.) To modify, as the tones of the voice, by means of the palate; especially: to pronounce a consonant with the tongue against the palate; as, to palatalize a letter or sound; to palatize. See {palatalized}. [1913 Webster …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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