alveopalatal

adjective al·ve·o·pal·a·tal \¦alvē(ˌ)ō¦-\
variants: or

alveolopalatal

\al¦vēə(ˌ)lō-\

Definition of alveopalatal

  1. :  being in the more palatal of two positions between alveolar and palatal — compare palato-alveolar

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Origin and Etymology of alveopalatal

alveol- + palatal


First Known Use: 1928


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