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Definition of the noun alveolar

What does alveolar mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: alveolars

  1. a consonant articulated with the tip of the tongue near the gum ridge

Alternative definition of the noun alveolar

noun

  1. [linguistics] An alveolar consonant

Definition of the adjective alveolar

What does alveolar mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. pertaining to the tiny air sacs of the lungs
  2. pertaining to the sockets of the teeth or that part of the upper jaw

Alternative definition of the adjective alveolar

adjective

  1. Of, or relating to an alveolus
  2. [anatomy] Relating to the jaw ridge containing the tooth sockets
  3. [anatomy] Relating to the alveoli (small air sacs) of the lungs
  4. [phonetics] Formed with the tip of the tongue touching the inner ridge of the gums of the upper front teeth

Phrases with Alveolar

Phrases starting with the word Alveolar:

  1. alveolar bed
  2. alveolar arch
  3. Alveolar Bone
  4. alveolar point
  5. alveolar ridge
  6. alveolar artery
  7. alveolar ectasia
  8. alveolar process
  9. alveolar consonant
  10. alveolar resorption
  11. alveolar rhabdosarcoma
  12. alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma

Other phrases containing the word Alveolar:

  1. inferior alveolar artery
  2. superior alveolar artery

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alveolar

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Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

aluminium acetate solution 72 alveolar microlithiasis It occurs in the ores feldspar , mica and kaolin but most abundantly in bauxite. Aluminium is commonly obtained by purifying bauxite to produce alumina, which is reduced to aluminium.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Imaging (2008)

by Albert L. Baert

Alveolar. Pulmonary. Damage. and. Acute. Respiratory. Distress. Syndrome. KAUCZOR. HANS-ULRICH. Department of Radiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany ...

Google previewA Gateway to MDS- Encyclopedia of MCQs in Dental Sciences (Vol 1 : Clinical) : 2005 (2005)

Inferior alveolar nerve block at times 4. Length Of the needle for iflfefiof 8. 10. The most likely cause of trismus after block. Surgery is not very effective because which of the nerves is not anaesthetized: A. Mylohyoid nerve B. Lingual nerve C.

Google previewLushootseed Dictionary (1994)

by Dawn Bates, Thom Hess, Hilbert, Vi

[voiceless lateral alveolar fricative] X' The "glottalized barred-lambda" sound is similar to a clicking sound some English speakers use to call horses, except that the English sound brings air into the mouth, while Lushootseed A' moves trapped ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1V4E1O1L1A1R1

The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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