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English verb: diphthongise

1. diphthongise (communication) change from a simple vowel to a diphthong

SamplesThis vowel diphthongized in Germanic.


Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)change, shift, switch

Narrower (hyponym)break

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