Definition of Alveolar. Meaning of Alveolar. Synonyms of Alveolar

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Definition of Alveolar

Alveolar
Alveolar Al"ve*o*lar, a. (Phon.) Articulated with the tip of the tongue pressing against the alveolar processes of the upper front teeth.

Meaning of Alveolar from wikipedia

- in the lungs Alveolar cell or pneumocyte Alveolar duct Alveolar macrophage Mammary alveolus, a milk sac in the mammary glands Alveolar gland Dental alveolus...
- A voiceless alveolar fricative is a type of fricative consonant pronounced with the tip or blade of the tongue against the alveolar ridge (gum line) just...
- The voiced alveolar lateral approximant is a type of consonantal sound used in many spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet...
- respiratory bronchioles, line the walls of the alveolar ducts, and are more numerous in the blind-ended alveolar sacs. The acini are the basic units of respiration...
- Alveolar /ælˈviːələr/ consonants are articulated with the tongue against or close to the superior alveolar ridge, which is called that because it contains...
- The voiced alveolar tap or flap is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents...
- The voiced alveolar fricatives are consonantal sounds. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents these sounds depends on whether...
- The voiced alveolar trill is a type of consonantal sound used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents...
- The alveolar ridge (/ˌælviˈoʊlər, ælˈviːələr, ˈælviələr/; also known as the alveolar margin) is one of the two jaw ridges, extensions of the mandible or...
- several types with significant perceptual differences: The voiceless palato-alveolar fricative [ʃ] The voiceless postalveolar non-sibilant fricative [ɹ̠̊˔]...
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