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Meaning of "nasalization" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF NASALIZATION

nasalization  [ˌneɪzəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NASALIZATION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Nasalization is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES NASALIZATION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Nasalization

In phonetics, nasalization is the production of a sound while the velum is lowered, so that some air escapes through the nose during the production of the sound by the mouth. An archetypal nasal sound is. In the International Phonetic Alphabet, nasalization is indicated by printing a tilde diacritic U+0303 ◌̃ combining tilde above the symbol for the sound to be nasalized: is the nasalized equivalent of, and is the nasalized equivalent of. An older IPA subscript diacritic, called an ogonek, is still seen, especially when the vowel bears tone marks that would interfere with the superscript tilde. For example, are more legible in most fonts than.

Definition of nasalization in the English dictionary

The definition of nasalization in the dictionary is the act or process of pronouncing nasally.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH NASALIZATION


authorization
ˌɔːθəraɪˈzeɪʃən
characterization
ˌkærɪktəraɪˈzeɪʃən
civilization
ˌsɪvɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən
customization
ˌkʌstəmaɪˈzeɪʃən
globalization
ˌɡləʊbəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
hospitalisation
ˌhɒspɪtəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
hospitalization
ˌhɒspɪtəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
hybridization
ˌhaɪbrɪdaɪˈzeɪʃən
localization
ˌləʊkəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
novelization
ˌnɒvəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
optimisation
ˌɒptɪmaɪˈzeɪʃən
optimization
ˌɒptɪmaɪˈzeɪʃən
organisation
ˌɔːɡənaɪˈzeɪʃən
organization
ˌɔːɡənaɪˈzeɪʃən
realization
ˌrɪəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
specialization
ˌspeʃəlaɪˈzeɪʃən
stabilization
ˌsteɪbɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən
synchronization
ˌsɪŋkrənaɪˈzeɪʃən
utilization
ˌjuːtɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən
visualization
ˌvɪʒʊəlaɪˈzeɪʃən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NASALIZATION

nasal
nasal concha
nasal index
nasalisation
nasalise
nasalism
nasality
nasalize
nasally
Nasarawa
nasard
NASCAR dad
nascence
nascency
nascent
NASDAQ
naseberries
naseberry

WORDS THAT END LIKE NASALIZATION

accreditation
action
administration
animation
application
association
certification
citation
combination
communication
confirmation
conversation
corporation
creation
decoration
destination
documentation
duration
education
evaluation
excitation

Synonyms and antonyms of nasalization in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «nasalization» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NASALIZATION

Find out the translation of nasalization to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of nasalization from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «nasalization» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

鼻化
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

nasalization
570 millions of speakers

English

nasalization
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आनुनासिका
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التأنف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

назализация
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

nasalização
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অনুনাসিককরণ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

nasalisation
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Nasalisasi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Nasalisierung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

鼻音化
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

비음화
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nasalization
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sự đọc giọng mui
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

nasalization
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Nasalization
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Nasalization
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

nasalizzazione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Nasalization
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

назалізація
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

nasalization
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ερρινοποίηση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

uitspraak deur die neus
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

nasalization
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

nasalization
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of nasalization

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NASALIZATION»

The term «nasalization» is normally little used and occupies the 134.223 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «NASALIZATION» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about nasalization

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NASALIZATION»

Discover the use of nasalization in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to nasalization and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Nasalization, Neutral Segments and Opacity Effects
This contrast-driven gap in the nasal vowel inventory is also apparent in nasal spreading: the oral mid-high vowels always block nasalization from an adjacent syllable, but vowels of other heights become nasalized. Here the demand to ...
Rachel Walker, 2014
2
Nasals, nasalization, and the velum
Although nasalization has been discussed in the context of more general aspects of linguistics in other books, this text is the first and primary resource focusing solely on nasalization.
Marie K. Huffman, Rena A. Krakow, 1993
3
Universals of Sound Change in Nasalization
This book is the first detailed study since the 1970s of the characteristics of distinctive nasalization in sound change.
John Hajek, 1997
4
African Language Structures
nasalized, so that nasalization may occur with the first, the second, both, or neither of two successive vowels: kia kia kia kia In languages which do not have phonemic nasalization, there is frequently a degree of noncontrastive nasalization ...
William Everett Welmers, 1974
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Handbook of Amazonian Languages
There are two degrees of nasalization of vowels: inherent nasalization and light nasalization. Light nasalization is conditioned by nasal environments and it may be progressive or regressive. Inherent nasalization refers to nasalized vowels ...
Desmond C. Derbyshire, Geoffrey K. Pullum, 1986
6
Language: Its Structure and Use
(By contrast, in French and in other languages where its distribution is not predictable, nasalization can signal a difference in meaning.) Two sounds whose distribution with respect to one another is predictable constitute allophones of a single ...
Edward Finegan, 2007
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The Indo-Aryan Languages
5.4.4 Nasalization Nasalized vowels are a very prominent characteristic of most NIA languages. There are two kinds of vowel nasalization in NI A, namely the predictable (in the neighborhood of nasal consonants, nonfunctional but often noted ...
Colin P. Masica, 1993
8
Linguistics for Everyone: An Introduction
stress relative emphasis given to syllables in a word nasalization production of a speech sound with the velum lowered so that most of the airflow passes through the nose rather than the mouth Mandarin Chinese has four tones, illustrated in ...
Kristin Denham, Anne Lobeck, 2009
9
The Cambridge History of the Romance Languages: Volume 1, ...
Thus, Campidanese, on the one hand, and French and Northern Italian, on the other, display a mirror- image distribution of nasalization from nasal consonant deletion, whereas Portuguese has nasalization in all contexts: [׀mɐ ̃w ̃] ma ̃o ' hand' ...
Martin Maiden, John Charles Smith, Adam Ledgeway, 2011
10
The Phonological Spectrum: Segmental structure
The two hierarchies thus cannot be fully equated.9 Cohn ( 1993a) notes, however, that sonority plays a role in determining the compatibility of nasalization with continuants. I suggest that the similarity in the scales stems from the sonority and ...
Jeroen Maarten van de Weijer, Vincent van Heuven, Harry van der Hulst, 2003

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NASALIZATION»

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Abigail C. Cohn: Unveiling the Sundanese language to the world
... the words in the language are pronounced with nasalization, or speech sounds that are produced mainly through the nose rather than mouth. «Jakarta Post, Jan 13»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Nasalization [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/nasalization>. Dec 2019 ».
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