pharyngealization

noun

pha·​ryn·​ge·​al·​iza·​tion
fəˌrinj(ē)ələ̇ˈzāshən,
ˌfarə̇nˌjēə-,
-ˌlīˈz-
variants or less commonly pharyngalization
fəˌriŋgələ̇ˈzāshən,
-ˌlīˈz-
plural -s
: the action of pharyngealizing or the state of being pharyngealized

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“Pharyngealization.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pharyngealization. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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