labiovelar

adjective
la·​bio·​ve·​lar | \ ˌlā-bē-ō-ˈvē-lər How to pronounce labiovelar (audio) \

Definition of labiovelar

: both labial and velar the labiovelar sound \w\

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labiovelar noun

First Known Use of labiovelar

1894, in the meaning defined above

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“Labiovelar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/labiovelar. Accessed 24 Feb. 2021.

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