Definition of Uvular. Meaning of Uvular. Synonyms of Uvular

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Definition of Uvular

Uvular
Uvular U"vu*lar, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to a uvula.

Meaning of Uvular from wikipedia

- Uvulars are consonants articulated with the back of the tongue against or near the uvula, that is, further back in the mouth than velar consonants. Uvulars...
- The voiced uvular fricative is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents...
- The voiceless uvular fricative is a type of consonantal sound used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents...
- The voiced uvular trill is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents...
- The voiceless uvular plosive or stop is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. It is pronounced like a voiceless velar plosive [k]...
- Uvularization is a secondary articulation of consonants or vowels by which the back of the tongue is constricted toward the uvula and upper pharynx during...
- can be called "retracted velar", "backed velar", "pre-uvular", "advanced uvular" or "fronted uvular". Ladefoged (2005), p. 165. Dum-Tragut (2009), p. 19...
- the Lisbon accent is a voiced uvular fricative trill [ʀ̝]. The dialect of the fishermen of Setúbal used the voiced uvular fricative [ʁ] for all instances...
- the Gr**** chi, for the voiceless uvular fricative. There is also a voiceless post-velar fricative (also called pre-uvular) in some languages. For voiceless...
- The voiced uvular nasal is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents...
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