- (of two or more speech sounds) having the same place of articulation, as p, b, and m, which are all bilabial.
Origin of homorganic
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- phonetics (of a consonant) articulated at the same point in the vocal tract as a consonant in a different class. Thus (ŋ) is the homorganic nasal of k
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- Produced by the same organ.
- Produced by homologous organs.
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