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AdjectiveEdit

dentale

  1. feminine singular of dental

NounEdit

dentale f (plural dentales)

  1. (linguistics) dental consonant

NounEdit

dentale m (plural dentales)

  1. any of the tusk shells in the family Dentaliidae

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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin or Late Latin dentālem, accusative of dentālis, derived from Latin dēns (tooth), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dénts, *h₃dónts.
Surface analysis: dent(e) (tooth) +‎ -ale (-al, adjectival derivational suffix).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /denˈtale/, [d̪en̪ˈt̪äː.l̺e̞]
  • Hyphenation: den‧tà‧le

AdjectiveEdit

dentale (masculine and feminine plural dentali)

  1. (anatomy) of or pertaining to the teeth, dental
  2. (phonetics) dental (articulated with the tongue on the upper teeth)
    La lettera T rappresenta una consonante dentale.
    The letter T represents a dental consonant.

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

dentale f (plural dentali)

  1. (phonetics) A dental speech sound.

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

dentāle

  1. nominative neuter singular of dentālis
  2. accusative neuter singular of dentālis
  3. vocative neuter singular of dentālis

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