affricated

adjective
af·​fri·​cat·​ed | \ ˈa-fri-ˌkā-təd \

Definition of affricated

phonetics
: changed in character from a simple stop into an affricate

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First Known Use of affricated

1876, in the meaning defined above

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“Affricated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/affricated. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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