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Alveolar consonant

Definition of the noun alveolar consonant

What does alveolar consonant mean as a name of something?

noun

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

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Linguistics (2013)

by Philipp Strazny

only when the following sound is an alveolar consonant, as in intention. In input, the following sound is bilabial [p]; hence, the <n> is actually pronounced as bilabial [ m].

Google previewConcise Oxford English Dictionary (2011)

Book & CD-ROM Set by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite

Phonetics an alveolar consonant. alveolitis /,aIVIa(U)'IAItIs/ > n. Medicine inflammation of the air sacs of the lungs. alveolus /aI'VIalas, ,alvr'aolas/ > n. (pl. alveoli /-lAI, -li:/) Anatomy 1 any of the many tiny air sacs of the lungs which allow for ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

noun Phonetics an alveolar consonant. alveolitis /,aIVIa(o)'lAItIs/ > noun [mass noun] Medicine inflammation of the air sacs of the lungs. alveolus /,aIVI'aolas, al' VIalas/ > noun (pl. alveoli /-lAI, -Ii:/) chiefly Anatomy a small cavity, pit, or hollow, ...

Google previewIñupiatun Uqaluit Taniktun Sivuninit/Iñupiaq to English Dictionary (2014)

by Edna MacLean

vy, nn –t nn Kigutit tunuaguaqtaq alveolar consonant un" vn -t nn °tunu a ...

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