lingualization

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

lingualize +‎ -ation

Noun[edit]

lingualization (countable and uncountable, plural lingualizations)

  1. The act of representing something as a text in some language.
  2. The ability to represent something as text.
    • 1997, Pondicherry Institute of Linguistics and Culture, [1]
      In the process of lingualization the child internalizes the system of language values and norms []
  3. (orthodontics) The procedure of moving teeth towards the tongue side of the arch.[1]

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