affricated

adjective

af·​fri·​cat·​ed
ˈa-fri-ˌkā-təd
phonetics
: changed in character from a simple stop into an affricate

Word History

First Known Use

1876, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of affricated was in 1876

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“Affricated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/affricated. Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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