postvocalic

adjective
post·​vo·​cal·​ic | \ ˌpōs(t)-vō-ˈka-lik How to pronounce postvocalic (audio) , -və- \

Definition of postvocalic

: immediately following a vowel

First Known Use of postvocalic

1890, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for postvocalic

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The first known use of postvocalic was in 1890

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“Postvocalic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postvocalic. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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