labiodental

adjective
la·​bio·​den·​tal | \ ˌlā-bē-ō-ˈden-tᵊl How to pronounce labiodental (audio) \

Definition of labiodental

: uttered with the participation of the lip and teeth the labiodental sounds \f\ and \v\

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labiodental noun

First Known Use of labiodental

1669, in the meaning defined above

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“Labiodental.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/labiodental. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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labiodental

adjective
la·​bio·​den·​tal | \ ˌlā-bē-ō-ˈdent-ᵊl How to pronounce labiodental (audio) \

Medical Definition of labiodental

: uttered with the participation of the lip and teeth the labiodental sounds \f\ and \v\

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