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intervocalic

[in-ter-voh-kal-ik] /ˌɪn tər voʊˈkæl ɪk/
adjective, Phonetics.
1.
(usually of a consonant) immediately following a vowel and preceding a vowel, as the v in cover.
Origin of intervocalic
1885-1890
First recorded in 1885-90; inter- + vocalic
Related forms
intervocalically, adverb
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intervocalic

/ˌɪntəvəʊˈkælɪk/
adjective
1.
pronounced or situated between vowels
Derived Forms
intervocalically, adverb
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