pharyngealize

[ fuh-rin-jee-uh-lahyz, -juh-lahyz, far-uhn-jee-uh-lahyz ]

verb (used with object),pha·ryn·ge·al·ized, pha·ryn·ge·al·iz·ing.Phonetics.
  1. to pronounce with pharyngeal coarticulation.

Origin of pharyngealize

1
First recorded in 1930–35; pharyngeal + -ize
  • Also pha·ryn·gal·ize [fuh-ring-guh-lahyz]; /fəˈrɪŋ gəˌlaɪz/; especially British, pha·ryn·ge·al·ise, pha·ryn·gal·ise .

Other words from pharyngealize

  • pha·ryn·ge·al·i·za·tion, noun

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