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r-color

or r-coloring

[ahr-kuhl-er or ahr-kuhl-er-ing] /ˈɑrˌkʌl ər or ˈɑrˌkʌl ər ɪŋ/
noun, Phonetics.
1.
the auditory quality of an r- sound given to a vowel, resulting from retroflex articulation or bunching of the tongue.
Also called r-quality
[ahr-kwol-i-tee] /ˈɑrˌkwɒl ɪ ti/ (Show IPA)
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Related forms
r-colored, adjective
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