epiglottal

adjective epi·glot·tal \ ˌe-pə-ˈglä-tᵊl \
variants: or less commonly epiglottic play \ˌe-pə-ˈglä-tik\

Definition of epiglottal

:of, relating to, or produced with the aid of the epiglottis

First Known Use of epiglottal

1926


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