Definitions for labialization
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
la•bi•al•izeˈleɪ bi əˌlaɪz(v.t.)-ized, -iz•ing.
to articulate (a sound) with the lips rounded.
Origin of labialize:
A secondary articulatory feature of usually consonants that involves the contraction or rounding of the labia during pronunciation.
the modification of an articulation by contraction of the lip opening
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