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palatalize

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verb, pal·a·tal·ize \ˈpa-lə-tə-ˌlīz\

Definition of palatalize

palatalizedpalatalizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to pronounce as or change into a palatal sound



1867

First Known Use of palatalize

1867


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