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pal•a•to-al•ve•o•lar



Pronunciation: (pal"u-tō-al-vē'u-lur), [key] Phonet.

adj.
articulated with the blade or tip of the tongue approaching or touching the alveolar ridge and the main body of the tongue near the hard palate; having a primary alveolar articulation and a secondary palatal articulation.

n.
a palato-alveolar sound, as (sh) or (ch).

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

palato-palatogram

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