dentalize

[den-tl-ahyz]

verb (used with object), den·tal·ized, den·tal·iz·ing. Phonetics.

to change into or pronounce as a dental sound.

Also especially British, den·tal·ise.

Origin of dentalize

First recorded in 1860–65; dental + -ize
Related formsden·tal·i·za·tion, noun
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