postdental

adjective
post·​dental

Definition of postdental

 (Entry 1 of 2)

of a consonant
: produced with the point of the tongue at the backs of the upper front teeth

postdental

noun
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Definition of postdental (Entry 2 of 2)

: a postdental consonant

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History and Etymology for postdental

Adjective

International Scientific Vocabulary post- + dental

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

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