Definitions for glottalˈglɒt l

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

glot•talˈglɒt l(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to the glottis.

  2. articulated or produced by or at the glottis:

    a glottal sound.

    Category: Phonetics

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. glottal(adj)

    of or relating to or produced by the glottis

    "glottal stops"


  1. glottal(Noun)

    A sound made with the glottis.

  2. glottal(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the glottis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Glottal(adj)

    of or pertaining to, or produced by, the glottis; glottic


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