Aphonous
Aphonic A*phon"ic, Aphonous Aph"o*nous, a. Without voice; voiceless; nonvocal; incapable of all but whispered speech. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

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  • aphonous — /afˈə nəs/ adjective Voiceless • • • Main Entry: ↑aphonia …   Useful english dictionary

  • aphonous — SYN: aphonic …   Medical dictionary

  • Aphony — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Aphony >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 aphony aphony aphonia Sgm: N 1 dumbness dumbness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 obmutescence obmutescence Sgm: N 1 absence of voice absence of voice want of voice Sgm: N …   English dictionary for students

  • Aphonic — A*phon ic, Aphonous Aph o*nous, a. Without voice; voiceless; nonvocal; incapable of all but whispered speech. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aphonic — Relating to aphonia. SYN: aphonous. * * * aphon·ic (a fonґik) 1. pertaining to or affected with aphonia. 2. without audible voice …   Medical dictionary

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