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EtymologyEdit

From palate +‎ -al.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

palatal (comparative more palatal, superlative most palatal)

  1. (anatomy) Pertaining to the palate.
  2. (dentistry, not comparable) Of an upper tooth, on the side facing the palate.
  3. (phonetics) Articulated at the hard palate.

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NounEdit

palatal (plural palatals)

  1. (phonetics) A palatal consonant.

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DanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

palatal

  1. (phonetics) palatal

InflectionEdit

Inflection of palatal
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular palatal 2
Neuter singular palatalt 2
Plural palatale 2
Definite attributive1 palatale
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin palatum + -al.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

palatal (feminine singular palatale, masculine plural palataux, feminine plural palatales)

  1. (anatomy, phonetics) palatal

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Palatum +‎ -al

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

palatal (not comparable)

  1. palatal

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PortugueseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

palatal m, f (plural palatais, comparable)

  1. (anatomy) palatal (pertaining to the palate)
  2. (phonetics) palatal (articulated at the hard palate)

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NounEdit

palatal f (plural palatais)

  1. (phonetics) palatal (consonant articulated at the hard palate)

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /palǎtaːl/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧la‧tal

NounEdit

palàtāl m (Cyrillic spelling пала̀та̄л)

  1. palatal

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