Definition of Labialism. Meaning of Labialism. Synonyms of Labialism

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Definition of Labialism

Labialism
Labialism La"bi*al*ism, n. (Phonetics) The quality of being labial; as, the labialism of an articulation; conversion into a labial, as of a sound which is different in another language. --J. Peile.

Meaning of Labialism from wikipedia

- Labialization is a secondary articulatory feature of sounds in some languages. Labialized sounds involve the lips while the remainder of the oral cavity...
- refer to: the lips In linguistics, a labial consonant In zoology, the labial scales the labia (genitalia) Labial (gene), a gene in Drosophila melanogaster...
- Labial consonants are consonants in which one or both lips are the active articulator. The two common labial articulations are bilabials, articulated using...
- The voiced labial–velar approximant is a type of consonantal sound, used in certain spoken languages, including English. It is the sound denoted by the...
- A labio-palatalized sound is one that is simultaneously labialized and palatalized. Typically the roundedness is compressed, like [y], rather than protruded...
- The labial glands are minor salivary glands situated between the mucous membrane and the orbicularis oris around the **** of the mouth. They are circular...
- Labial fusion is a medical condition of the female genital anatomy where the labia minora become fused together. It is generally a pediatric condition...
- The voiced labial–palatal (or labio-palatal) approximant is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. It has two constrictions in the...
- The superior labial branches (labial branches), the largest and most numerous, descend behind the quadratus labii superioris, and are distributed to the...
- In phonetics, a bilabial consonant is a labial consonant articulated with both lips. Bilabial consonants are very common across languages. Only around...