palatal

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From palate + -al.

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palatal (comparative more palatal, superlative most palatal)

  1. (anatomy) Pertaining to the palate.
  2. (dentistry, not comparable) Of an upper tooth, on the side facing the palate.
  3. (phonetics) Articulated at the hard palate.

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Noun[edit]

palatal (plural palatals)

  1. (phonetics) A palatal consonant.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin palatum + -al.

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palatal m (feminine palatale, masculine plural palataux, feminine plural palatales)

  1. (anatomy, phonetics) palatal

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /palǎtaːl/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧la‧tal

Noun[edit]

palàtāl m (Cyrillic spelling пала̀та̄л)

  1. palatal

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