dentilingual

adjective
den·​ti·​lingual | \ ¦dentə̇+ \

Definition of dentilingual

 (Entry 1 of 2)

of a speech sound
: articulated with tongue and teeth specifically : interdental

dentilingual

noun
\ " \

Definition of dentilingual (Entry 2 of 2)

: a dentilingual consonant

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History and Etymology for dentilingual

Adjective

dent- + lingual

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“Dentilingual.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dentilingual. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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