Definitions for vocalicvoʊˈkæl ɪk

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  1. vocalic(adj)

    being or containing or characterized by vowels

    "vocalic sounds"; "the Gaelic language being uncommonly vocalic"- Walter Scott

  2. vocalic(adj)

    relating to or associated with or containing a vowel

    "vocalic segments"; "the vocalic ablaut"

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  1. vocalic(Adjective)

    Used as a vowel, as opposed to consonantal, especially in Latin. (vocalic y)

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  1. Vocalic(adj)

    of or pertaining to vowel sounds; consisting of the vowel sounds

  2. Origin: [L. vocalis (sc. littera) a vowel. See Vocal, a.]

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