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  • Definition: Rules of assimilation cause a sound (or gesture) to become more like a neighboring sound (or gesture) with respect to some phonetic property.

    Source: Language Files, eleventh edition, edited by Vedrana Mihalicek and Christin Wilson

  • Listed under: Phonological Rule, Historical Linguistics

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