consonantal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

consonant +‎ -al

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌkɒn.sə.ˈnæn.təl/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌkɑn.sə.ˈnɛn.təl/, /ˌkɑn.sə.ˈnæn.təl/

Adjective[edit]

consonantal (comparative more consonantal, superlative most consonantal)

  1. Of, relating to, or functioning as a consonant.
  2. Containing one or more consonants.

Antonyms[edit]

  • (antonym(s) of "functioning as a vowel"): vocalic

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