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vocalic

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adjective vo·cal·ic \vō-ˈka-lik, və-\

Definition of vocalic

  1. 1 :  marked by or consisting of vowels

  2. 2a :  being or functioning as a vowelb :  of, relating to, or associated with a vowel

vocalically

play \vō-ˈka--li-k(ə-)lē, və-\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of vocalic

Latin vocalis vowel, from vocalis vocal


First Known Use: 1814


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vocalic

noun vo·cal·ic

Definition of vocalic

  1. :  a vowel sound or sequence in its function as the most sonorous part of a syllable

1924

First Known Use of vocalic

1924

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