Vocalization Vo`cal*i*za"tion, n. 1. The act of vocalizing, or the state of being vocalized. [1913 Webster]

2. The formation and utterance of vocal sounds. [1913 Webster]

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  • Vocalization — may refer to: *Speech communication *Vocal music *A type of animal communication involving their vocal cords *L vocalization, a process by which an /l/ sound (a lateral consonant) is replaced by a vowel or semivowel sound *Use of diacritics to… …   Wikipedia

  • vocalization — index parlance, speech Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • vocalization — (n.) 1842, action of vocalizing; 1855, mode or manner of vocalizing; see VOCALIZE (Cf. vocalize) + ATION (Cf. ation) …   Etymology dictionary

  • vocalization — vocalize (also vocalise) ► VERB 1) utter (a sound or word). 2) express (something) with words. 3) Music sing with several notes to one vowel. DERIVATIVES vocalization noun …   English terms dictionary

  • vocalization — noun see vocalize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • vocalization — См. vocalizazione …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • vocalization — See vocalize. * * * ▪ sound       any sound produced through the action of an animal s respiratory system and used in communication. Vocal sound, which is virtually limited to frogs, crocodilians and geckos, birds, and mammals, is sometimes the… …   Universalium

  • vocalization — noun a) The act of vocalizing or something vocalized; a vocal utterance b) Any specific mode of utterance; pronunciation Syn: vowelization, tashkil, nikud …   Wiktionary

  • vocalization — vo·cal·i·za·tion also Brit vo·cal·i·sa·tion .vō kə lə zā shən n the act or process of producing sounds with the voice also a sound thus produced vo·cal·ize also Brit vo·cal·ise vb, ized also Brit ised; iz·ing also Brit is·ing …   Medical dictionary

  • vocalization — Synonyms and related words: articulation, attack, bel canto, bravura, choral singing, coloratura, croon, crooning, delivery, diction, enunciation, folk singing, hum, humming, intonation, lyricism, mouth, mouthing, operatic singing, phonation,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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