adverb see alveolar

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • alveolarly — See alveolar. * * * …   Universalium

  • alveolarly — adv. in the shape of a pit; made of many cells …   English contemporary dictionary

  • alveolarly — al·ve·o·lar·ly …   English syllables

  • alveolarly — adverb see alveolar I …   Useful english dictionary

  • alveolar — alveolarly, adv. /al vee euh leuhr/, adj. 1. Anat., Zool. of or pertaining to an alveolus or to alveoli. 2. Phonet. articulated with the tongue touching or close to the alveolar ridge, as English t, d, n; gingival. n. 3. Phonet. an alveolar sound …   Universalium

  • alveolar — adjective Date: 1799 1. of, relating to, resembling, or having alveoli; especially of, relating to, or constituting the part of the jaws where the teeth arise, the air containing compartments of the lungs, or glands with secretory cells about a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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