uvular: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (y'vyu-lur), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or pertaining to the uvula.
  2. articulated with the back of the tongue held close to or touching the uvula, as in the r-sound of Parisian French.
  1. a uvular sound.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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