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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of speaking through the nose..

Usage examples (10)
  • nasalization is a way of pronouncing sounds characterized by resonance produced through the nose
  • Especially, whether they could arise from non-labial clusters in any way via effects like, say, affective nasalization, etc.
  • Currently, Breton is spoken in the French region of Brittany as a dialect, with loans from French and nasalization having been incorporated.
  • I may be off track here but it seems to me that what these three environments have in common is the fact that modifications of the vocal tract brought about by... for more
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