prevocalic

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adjective pre·vo·cal·ic \ˌprē-vō-ˈka-lik, -və-\

Definition of prevocalic

  1. :  immediately preceding a vowel

Origin and Etymology of prevocalic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1899

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