dentale

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French[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

dentale

  1. feminine singular of dental

Noun[edit]

dentale f ‎(plural dentales)

  1. (linguistics) dental consonant

Noun[edit]

dentale m ‎(plural dentales)

  1. any of the tusk shells in the Dentaliidae family

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dentale

  1. inflected form of dental

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dentālem, accusative of dentālis, derived from dēns ‎(tooth), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dénts, *h₃dónts.
Surface analysis: dent(e) ‎(tooth) +‎ -ale ‎(-al, adjectival derivational suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /denˈtale/, [d̪en̪ˈt̪äː.l̺e̞]
  • Hyphenation: den‧tà‧le

Adjective[edit]

dentale m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural dentali)

  1. (anatomy) of or pertaining to the teeth, dental
  2. (phonetics) dental (articulated with the tongue on the upper teeth)
    La lettera T rappresenta una consonante dentale.
    The letter T represents a dental consonant.

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Noun[edit]

dentale f ‎(plural dentali)

  1. (phonetics) A dental speech sound.

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dentāle

  1. nominative neuter singular of dentālis
  2. accusative neuter singular of dentālis
  3. vocative neuter singular of dentālis

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