Meaning of labiopalatalization in English:

labiopalatalization

noun

Phonetics
  • The modification of a speech sound into a labiopalatal sound; labiopalatal articulation.

Pronunciation

labiopalatalization

/ˌleɪbɪə(ʊ)ˌpalətəlʌɪˈzeɪʃn/ /ˌleɪbɪə(ʊ)ˌpalət(ə)lʌɪˈzeɪʃn/

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies. From labio- + palatalization, after labiopalatal.