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dentilingual

[ den-ti-ling-gwuhl ]
/ ˌdɛn tɪˈlɪŋ gwəl /
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adjective
articulated with the tongue near or touching the front teeth; interdental.
noun
a dentilingual sound.
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Origin of dentilingual

First recorded in 1870–75; denti- + lingual
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British Dictionary definitions for dentilingual

dentilingual
/ (ˌdɛntɪˈlɪŋɡwəl) /

adjective
phonetics pronounced or articulated with the tongue touching the upper teeth
noun
a consonant so pronounced
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