oral awareness

or·al a·ware·ness

(ōr'ăl ă-wār'nĕs)
Perception of structures or conditions within one's own mouth.

or·al a·ware·ness

(ōr'ăl ă-wār'nĕs)
Perception by someone of structures or conditions within the person's own mouth.
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Bu t Milkman's gradual realization of his nominal heritage activates a powerfully similar oral awareness in the listener who has not rewound the tape or referenced the original novel.