Definitions for labiovelarˌleɪ bi oʊˈvi lər

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la•bi•o•ve•larˌleɪ bi oʊˈvi lər(adj.)

  1. (of a speech sound) articulated with simultaneous bilabial and velar articulations, as the sound (w).

    Category: Phonetics

  2. (n.)a labiovelar speech sound.

    Category: Phonetics

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  1. labiovelar(Noun)

    a velar sound articulated with lip-rounding, i.e. labialization


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