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debuccalization

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de- + buccal + -ization (Wiktionary)

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  • I don't suppose this is the act of removing pirates...? *wants it to be*

    July 30, 2009

  • Quoted from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Th-glottalization

    "Th-debuccalization is a process that occurs for example in many varieties of Scots and Scottish English where /?/ becomes /h/ word initially and intervocalically. It often makes part of the greater process of lenition."

    Related word: buccal

    June 26, 2009