occlusive

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

occlusion +‎ -ive

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

occlusive

  1. That which tends to occlude.

NounEdit

occlusive (plural occlusives)

  1. (phonetics) A phoneme produced by obstructing airflow in the vocal tract, but not necessarily in the nasal tract.
  2. (cosmetics) A product that forms a protective film and traps moisture against the skin.

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɔ.kly.ziv/
  • (file)

NounEdit

occlusive f (plural occlusives)

  1. (phonology, phonetics) plosive, stop

See alsoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

occlusive

  1. feminine singular of occlusif

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ok.kluˈzi.ve/
  • Rhymes: -ive
  • Hyphenation: oc‧clu‧sì‧ve

AdjectiveEdit

occlusive

  1. feminine plural of occlusivo

NounEdit

occlusive f

  1. plural of occlusiva