postvocalic
adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1892 immediately following a vowel

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • postvocalic — | ̷ ̷+ adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary post + vocalic : immediately following a vowel * * * postvocalic(ally see post B. 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • postvocalic — postvocalically, adv. /pohst voh kal ik/, adj. Phonet. immediately following a vowel. [1890 95; POST + VOCALIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • postvocalic — adjective /ˌpəʊstvəʊˈkælɪk/ Following or occurring after a vowel …   Wiktionary

  • postvocalic — adjective (of a speech sound) occurring immediately after a vowel …   English new terms dictionary

  • postvocalic — post·vocalic …   English syllables

  • postvocalic — post•vo•cal•ic [[t]ˌpoʊst voʊˈkæl ɪk[/t]] adj. phn immediately following a vowel …   From formal English to slang

  • postvocalic — /poʊstvoʊˈkælɪk/ (say pohstvoh kalik) adjective Phonetics occurring after a vowel …   Australian English dictionary

  • postvocalic —   a. after a vowel …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • postvocalically — postvocalic(ally see post B. 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • anusvara — ˌanəsˈvärə, ˌän noun ( s) Etymology: Sanskrit anusvāra 1. : a Sanskrit postvocalic nasal sound or group of sounds occurring in the interior of a morpheme only before ś, ṣ, s, or h and at the end of a morpheme only before an initial consonant of… …   Useful english dictionary

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