What does pharyngeal consonant mean?

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pha·ryn·geal con·so·nant

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. guttural, guttural consonant, pharyngeal, pharyngeal consonantnoun

    a consonant articulated in the back of the mouth or throat


  1. Pharyngeal consonant

    A pharyngeal consonant is a type of consonant which is articulated with the root of the tongue against the pharynx.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pharyngeal consonant in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pharyngeal consonant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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    a decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody
    • A. monish
    • B. fluster
    • C. descant
    • D. lucubrate

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