prevocalic
adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1899 immediately preceding a vowel

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  • prevocalic — PREVOCÁLIC, Ă adj. care precedă o vocală. (< fr. prévocalique) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • prevocalic — [prē΄vō kal′ik] adj. coming just before a vowel …   English World dictionary

  • prevocalic — prevocalically, adv. /pree voh kal ik/, adj. Phonet. immediately preceding a vowel. [1905 10; PRE + VOCALIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • prevocalic — adjective Immediately preceding a vowel or vowel sound Ant: preconsonantal …   Wiktionary

  • prevocalic — adj. preceding a vowel …   English contemporary dictionary

  • prevocalic — [ˌpri:və kalɪk] adjective immediately before a vowel. Derivatives prevocalically adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • prevocalic — pre·vocalic …   English syllables

  • prevocalic — pre•vo•cal•ic [[t]ˌpri voʊˈkæl ɪk[/t]] adj. phn immediately preceding a vowel …   From formal English to slang

  • prevocalic — /privoʊˈkælɪk/ (say preevoh kalik) adjective Phonetics occurring before a vowel …   Australian English dictionary

  • prevocalic —   a. before a vowel …   Dictionary of difficult words

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