- Phonetics. a uvular sound.
Origin of uvular
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Dickens noticed the uvular tone of voice in young thieves, due to deformity of the uvula.Degeneracy
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- of or relating to the uvula
- phonetics articulated with the uvula and the back of the tongue, such as the (r) sound of Parisian French
- a uvular consonant
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- Of, relating to, or associated with the uvula.
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