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vocalic

[ voh-kal-ik ]
/ voʊˈkæl ɪk /
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adjective
of, relating to, or resembling a vowel.
consisting of, characterized by, or containing vowels.
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Origin of vocalic

First recorded in 1805–15; vocal + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM vocalic

non·vo·cal·ic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for vocalic

vocalic
/ (vəʊˈkælɪk) /

adjective
phonetics of, relating to, or containing a vowel or vowels
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