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labialized

[ ley-bee-uh-lahyzd ]
/ ˈleɪ bi əˌlaɪzd /
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adjective Phonetics.

pronounced with secondary labial articulation.

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Origin of labialized

First recorded in 1865–70; labialize + -ed2
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