affricative

affricative

[uh-frik-uh-tiv, af-ruh-key-] Phonetics.
noun
1.
affricate ( def 1 ).
adjective
2.
of or pertaining to an affricate.
3.
articulated as an affricate.

Origin:
affricate + -ive

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affricative (əˈfrɪkətɪv, ˈæfrəˌkeɪ-)
 
n
1.  another word for affricate
 
adj
2.  of, relating to, or denoting an affricate

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