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Definition of the noun alveolar consonant
What does alveolar consonant mean as a name of something?
- a consonant articulated with the tip of the tongue near the gum ridge
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Encyclopedia 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].
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 ...
Oxford 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, ...
by Edna MacLean
vy, nn –t nn Kigutit tunuaguaqtaq alveolar consonant un" vn -t nn °tunu a ...
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