Vocalizing
Vocalize Vo"cal*ize (v[=o]"kal*[imac]z), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Vocalized} (v[=o]"kal*[imac]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Vocalizing} (v[=o]"kal*[imac]*z[i^]ng).] [Cf. F. vocaliser.] 1. To form into voice; to make vocal or sonant; to give intonation or resonance to. [1913 Webster]

It is one thing to give an impulse to breath alone, another thing to vocalize that breath. --Holder. [1913 Webster]

2. To practice singing on the vowel sounds. [1913 Webster]


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