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faucal


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Faucal  \Fau"cal\,  a.  [L.  fauces  throat.] 
  Pertaining  to  the  fauces,  or  opening  of  the  throat;  faucial; 
  esp.,  (Phon.)  produced  in  the  fauces,  as  certain  deep 
  guttural  sounds  found  in  the  Semitic  and  some  other 
  languages. 
 
  Ayin  is  the  most  difficult  of  the  faucals.  --I.  Taylor 
  (The 
  Alphabet). 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  faucal 
  adj  :  (anatomy)  of  or  relating  to  the  fauces 




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