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Definition of palatal adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

palatal

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈpælətl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpælətl//
 
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(of a speech sound) made by placing the tongue against or near the hard palate (1) of the mouth, for example /j/ at the beginning of yes

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