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glottalized

[glot-l-ahyzd]
adjective Phonetics.
  1. pronounced with glottal coarticulation.
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Origin of glottalized

First recorded in 1915–20; glottalize + -ed2

glottalize

[glot-l-ahyz]
verb (used with object), glot·tal·ized, glot·tal·iz·ing. Phonetics.
  1. to pronounce with glottal coarticulation.
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Also especially British, glot·tal·ise.

Origin of glottalize

First recorded in 1945–50; glottal + -ize
Related formsglot·tal·i·za·tion, noun
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