consonantal

[kon-suh-nan-tl]
adjective
1.
of, or of the nature of, a consonant.
2.
marked by consonant sounds.
Also, consonantic.


Origin:
1785–95; consonant + -al1

consonantally, adverb
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consonantal (ˌkɒnsəˈnæntəl)
 
adj
1.  relating to, functioning as, or constituting a consonant, such as the semivowel w in English work
2.  consisting of or characterized by consonants: a consonantal cluster
 
conso'nantally
 
adv

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