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labiovelar

[ley-bee-oh-vee-ler] /ˌleɪ bi oʊˈvi lər/
adjective
1.
pronounced with simultaneous bilabial and velar articulations, as w.
noun
2.
a labiovelar speech sound.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; labio- + velar
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British Dictionary definitions for labiovelar

labiovelar

/ˌleɪbɪəʊˈviːlə/
adjective
1.
relating to or denoting a speech sound pronounced with simultaneous articulation at the soft palate and the lips
noun
2.
a labiovelar speech sound, such as some pronunciations of the consonant spelt q in English
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