prevocalic

adjective
pre·​vo·​cal·​ic | \ ˌprē-vō-ˈka-lik How to pronounce prevocalic (audio) , -və- \

Definition of prevocalic

: immediately preceding a vowel

First Known Use of prevocalic

1899, in the meaning defined above

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“Prevocalic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prevocalic. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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