pronounced with velar coarticulation.
Origin of velarized
verb (used with object), ve·lar·ized, ve·lar·iz·ing. Phonetics.
Also especially British, ve·lar·ise.
Origin of velarize
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(tr) phonetics to pronounce or supplement the pronunciation of (a speech sound) with articulation at the soft palate, as in dark (l) in English tall
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