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uvular

u·vu·lar

uvular

 
pronunciation:
yuv y lr
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or relating to the uvula.
definition 2: of a speech sound, articulated with the back of the tongue near or touching the uvula.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a speech sound articulated with the tongue near or touching the uvula.
derivation: uvularly (adv.)