postvocalic

[pohst-voh-kal-ik]

Origin of postvocalic

First recorded in 1890–95; post- + vocalic
Related formspost·vo·cal·i·cal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for postvocalic

postvocalic

adjective
  1. phonetics following a vowel
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