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Palatal

Pal´a`tal
a.1.Of or pertaining to the palate; palatine; as, the palatal bones.
2.(Phonetics) Uttered by the aid of the palate; - said of certain sounds, as the sound of k in kirk.
n.1.(Phon.) A sound uttered, or a letter pronounced, by the aid of the palate, as the letters k and y.
Noun1.palatal - a semivowel produced with the tongue near the palate (like the initial sound in the English word `yeast')
Adj.1.palatal - relating to or lying near the palate; "palatal index"; "the palatine tonsils"
Synonyms: palatine
2.palatal - produced with the front of the tongue near or touching the hard palate (as `y') or with the blade of the tongue near the hard palate (as `ch' in `chin' or `j' in `gin')
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