Consonantize Con"so*nant*ize, v. t. To change into, or use as, a consonant. ``The vowel is consonantized, that is, made closer in position.'' --Peile. [1913 Webster]

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  • consonantize — /kon seuh neuhn tuyz /, v.t., v.i., consonantized, consonantizing. consonantalize. Also, esp. Brit., consonantise. [1875 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • consonantize — con·so·nan·tize …   English syllables

  • consonantize — ˈkän(t)s(ə)nənˌtīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) : to change into or articulate as a consonant …   Useful english dictionary

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