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labionasal

[ley-bee-oh-ney-zuh l]Phonetics
adjective
  1. articulated with the lips and given resonance in the nasal cavity, as m.
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noun
  1. a labionasal sound.
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Origin of labionasal

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British Dictionary definitions for labionasal

labionasal

adjective
  1. pronounced by making a complete closure of the air passage at the lips and lowering the soft palate allowing air to escape through the nasal cavity
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noun
  1. a labionasal consonant, such as m
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labionasal in Medicine

labionasal

(lā′bē-ō-nāzəl)
adj.
  1. Relating to the upper lip and the nose or to both lips and the nose.
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