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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

alveolus +‎ -ar

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

alveolar (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to an alveolus.
  2. (anatomy) Relating to the jaw ridge containing the tooth sockets.
  3. (anatomy) Relating to the alveoli (small air sacs) of the lungs.
  4. (phonetics) Formed with the tongue touching or approaching the inner ridge of the gums of the upper front teeth.

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NounEdit

alveolar (plural alveolars)

  1. (linguistics) An alveolar consonant

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DanishEdit

NounEdit

alveolar c (singular definite alveolaren, plural indefinite alveolarer)

  1. (phonetics) alveolar

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Adjective form of Alveole (alveolus).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

 
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alveolar (not comparable)

  1. (phonetics) alveolar

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PortugueseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

alveolar m, f (plural alveolares, comparable)

  1. (anatomy) alveolar (relating to the alveoli of the lungs)
  2. (anatomy) alveolar (relating to the jaw ridge)
  3. (phonetics, of a phoneme) alveolar (produced on the jaw ridge)

NounEdit

alveolar f (plural alveolares)

  1. (phonetics) alveolar (a consonant produced on the jaw ridge)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /alʋeǒlaːr/
  • Hyphenation: al‧ve‧o‧lar

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alveòlār m (Cyrillic spelling алвео̀ла̄р)

  1. an alveolar

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SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

alveolar (plural alveolares)

  1. alveolar

NounEdit

alveolar f (plural alveolares)

  1. alveolar