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phonate

(fō′nāt′)
intr.v. pho·nated, pho·nating, pho·nates
To produce speech sounds; vocalize.

pho·na′tion n.
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Rather than resolving tile gender ambiguity of his act, Nomi's vocality reinforced it by means of an equal use of two contrasting voices: a highly "pinched," pop-style baritone (Hoffman's "Prussian general") and a more firmly phonated pseudo-operatic countertenor.
She phonated /u-y-i-y-u/, becoming aware of the precise movement of her tongue and lips.
VoceVista proved essential to recognize if a neutral vowel was phonated in words ending with a consonant.