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tr.v. as·sib·i·lat·ed, as·sib·i·lat·ing, as·sib·i·lates
To pronounce with a hissing sound; make sibilant.
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|Noun||1.||assibilation - the development of a consonant phoneme into a sibilant|
|2.||assibilation - pronunciation with a sibilant (hissing or whistling) sound|
pronunciation - the manner in which someone utters a word; "they are always correcting my pronunciation"
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