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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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Neurocognitive and Behavioural Approaches by Aditi Lahiri, Sandra Kotzor
with a class of labial, alveolar, and velar voiced and voiceless stop consonants, and unusual to have a language with a voiced labial stop consonant, a voiced velar stop consonant, and a voiceless alveolar consonant (see Figure 1). Bilabial ...
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].
by Frank Van Eynde
In the case of the -ed suffix, it appears as /Id/ if the final segment of the stem is an alveolar consonant, otherwise it appears as /d/ if the final segment is voiced and a /t/ if it isn't. We thus need to formulate a realization rule for this suffix that is ...
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 ...
by Edna MacLean
vy, nn –t nn Kigutit tunuaguaqtaq alveolar consonant un" vn -t nn °tunu a (poss .
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, ...
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