glottidale

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from glottide, from New Latin glottis, from Ancient Greek γλῶττίς(glôttís), derived from γλῶττα(glôtta), variant of γλῶσσα(glôssa, tongue).
Surface analysis: glottid(e)(glottis) +‎ -ale(-al, adjectival derivational suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /glot.tiˈdale/, [gl̺ot̪ːiˈd̪äːl̺e̞]
  • Hyphenation: glot‧ti‧dà‧le

Adjective[edit]

glottidale m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural glottidali)

  1. (anatomy) pertaining to the glottis, glottal
  2. (phonetics) glottal

Noun[edit]

glottidale f ‎(plural glottidali)

  1. (phonetics) A glottal speech sound.

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