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[par-uh-goh-jee] /ˌpær əˈgoʊ dʒi/

the addition of a sound or group of sounds at the end of a word, as in the nonstandard pronunciation of height as height-th or once as once-t.
the addition of a sound or a syllable to the end of a word, such as st in amongst


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