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velar

ve·lar

velar

 
pronunciation:
vi lr
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or relating to a thin membrane, esp. the soft palate.
definition 2: pronounced with the back of the tongue close to or touching the soft palate, as the "g" sound in "gone" and the "k" sound in "cut".
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a velar sound.