One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The development or occurrence of a palatal glide before a vowel, especially (in Slavonic languages) one having the effect of palatalizing or softening a preceding consonant within the same word.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Augustus Henry Keane (1833–1912). From pre- + iota + -ation.
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