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Synonyms and Antonyms of plosive consonant

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plosive consonant

synonym (synonym of plosive consonant)

antonym (antonym of plosive consonant)

hypernym (plosive consonant IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (noun.communication)
    a consonant that is produced with a partial or complete blockage of the airflow from the lungs through the nose or mouth (noun.communication)

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF plosive consonant relation)

  • (noun.communication)
    a stop consonant that is produced with the lips (noun.communication)
  • (noun.communication)
    a stop consonant articulated by releasing pressure at the glottis; as in the sudden onset of a vowel (noun.communication)
  • (noun.communication)
    a stop consonant made by the suction of air into the mouth (as in Bantu) (noun.communication)

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • (noun.communication)
    the initial occluded phase of a stop consonant (noun.communication)
  • (noun.communication)
    the terminal forced release of pressure built up during the occlusive phase of a stop consonant (noun.communication)

derivation (.... is derived from plosive consonant)

  • (adj.pert)
    tending to occlude (adj.pert)
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym part holonym derivation occlusive plosive plosive speech sound stop stop consonant continuant continuant consonant obstruent labial stop glottal catch glottal plosive click suction stop implosion explosion plosion occlusive

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