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lall

[ lal ]
/ læl /
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verb (used without object)
to make imperfect l- or r-sounds, or both, often by substituting a w-like sound for r or l or a y-like sound for l.
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Origin of lall

First recorded in 1875–80; imitative; see lallation
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