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      vb   intr   to articulate speech sounds, esp. to cause the vocal cords to vibrate in the execution of a voiced speech sound  
     (C19: from Greek phone voice)  
  phonation      n  
  phonatory      adj  
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phone, phonet, phaeton, phon

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