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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The quality or state of being articulated in a particular physical way.

Usage examples (27)
  • Uralic languages, which were nearby, also had palatalization.
  • Overall, the use of palatalization seems to be a distinctly eastern feature.
  • The -i- neighbouring s also would motivate the later palatalization of the sibilant to ś.
  • At that point, palatalization and labialization could be understood as consonantal features. for more
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