[ ag-muh ]
/ ˈæg mə /
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(in Latin and Greek) the velar nasal consonant sound, especially in those forms where it was represented by the letter g or by gamma.
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Also ang·ma [ang-muh] /ˈæŋ mə/ .
Origin of agma
From Late Greek; Greek: “fracture”
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Definition for agma (2 of 2)
American Guild of Musical Artists.
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British Dictionary definitions for agma
/ (ˈæɡmə) /
phonetics the symbol (ŋ), used to represent a velar nasal consonant, as in long (lɒŋ) or tank (tæŋk)
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