[ dee-ley-bee-uh-lahyz ]
/ diˈleɪ bi əˌlaɪz /
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verb (used with object), de·la·bi·al·ized, de·la·bi·al·iz·ing.
to deprive (a sound) of labial character, as in unrounding a vowel.
verb (used without object), de·la·bi·al·ized, de·la·bi·al·iz·ing.
(of a speech sound) to lose its labial character.
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