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consonantal


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Consonantal  \Con`so*nan"tal\,  a. 
  Of  the  nature  of  a  consonant;  pertaining  to  consonants. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  consonantal 
  adj  1:  being  or  marked  by  or  containing  or  functioning  as  a 
  consonant;  "consonantal  sounds";  "a  consonantal  Hebrew 
  text";  "consonantal  alliteration";  "a  consonantal 
  cluster"  [ant:  {vocalic}] 
  2:  relating  to  or  having  the  nature  of  a  consonant 
  3:  (phonology)  of  liquids  and  nasals  [syn:  {nonsyllabic},  {nonvocalic}] 
  [ant:  {vocalic}] 




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