postconsonantal

adjective
post·​con·​so·​nan·​tal | \ ˌpōst-ˌkän(t)-sə-ˈnan-tᵊl How to pronounce postconsonantal (audio) , -ˈnen- \

Definition of postconsonantal

: existing or occurring after a consonant a postconsonantal vowel

First Known Use of postconsonantal

1905, in the meaning defined above

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“Postconsonantal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postconsonantal. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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