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affricate

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  •  Language: English
      • Substantive
        •  affricate[Edit] : A sound of speech produced by first stopping the outwards air flow entirely, and then releasing it through a narrow channel made by placing two articulators close together causing a turbulent airstream.
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            EnglishA sound of speech produced by first stopping the outwards air flow entirely, and then releasing it through a narrow channel made by placing two articulators close together causing a turbulent airstream.