Definitions for vocalicvoʊˈkæl ɪk
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being or containing or characterized by vowels
"vocalic sounds"; "the Gaelic language being uncommonly vocalic"- Walter Scott
relating to or associated with or containing a vowel
"vocalic segments"; "the vocalic ablaut"
Used as a vowel, as opposed to consonantal, especially in Latin. (vocalic y)
of or pertaining to vowel sounds; consisting of the vowel sounds
Origin: [L. vocalis (sc. littera) a vowel. See Vocal, a.]
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