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epenthesize

[ uh-pen-thuh-sahyz ]
/ 蓹藞p蓻n 胃蓹藢sa瑟z /
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verb (used with object), ep路en路the路sized, ep路en路the路siz路ing.
to insert as anepenthetic sound.
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Also especially British, ep路en路the路sise .

Origin of epenthesize

First recorded in 1875鈥80; epenthes(is) + -ize
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