pharyngal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pharynx +‎ -al.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pharyngal (not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of pharyngeal.
    • 1890, Henry Sweet, A Primer of Phonetics, page 68:
      the quality of the voice may be modified through whole sentences by various glottal, pharyngal and oral influences

Noun[edit]

pharyngal (plural pharyngals)

  1. Alternative form of pharyngeal.

References[edit]

  • pharyngal”, in Merriam–Webster Online Dictionary.