affricate

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Canada, US) IPA(key): /ˈæf.ɹɪ.kɪt/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈæf.ɹɪ.kət/, /ˈæf.ɹɪ.kət/, /ˈæf.ɹɪ.keɪt/
  • (file)

NounEdit

affricate (plural affricates)

  1. (phonetics) A sound produced using a combination of a plosive and a fricative. English sounds /t͡ʃ/ (catch) and /d͡ʒ/ (jury) are examples.

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

affricate f

  1. plural form of affricata

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

affricāte

  1. first-person plural present active imperative of affricō
Last modified on 6 April 2014, at 09:08