Definition of Postconsonantal

1. Adjective. Following or occurring after a consonant. ¹



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Definition of Postconsonantal

1. [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Postconsonantal

postcolumn
postcommissure
postcommissures
postcommunion
postcommunions
postcommunist
postcommunists
postconception
postconcert
postconcussion
postconcussive
postcondition
postconditions
postconflict
postconquest
postconsonantal (current term)
postconsonantally
postconsumer
postconvention
postconviction
postcopulatory
postcornu
postcornua
postcoronary
postcorrelation
postcount
postcounts
postcoup
postcourse
postcrania

Literary usage of Postconsonantal

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. From Latin to Spanish by Paul M. Lloyd (1987)
"postconsonantal Palatals When a palatal consonant is preceded by a syllable-final consonant, it usually assimilates to the preceding consonant by developing ..."

2. The Latin Language: An Historical Account of Latin Sounds, Stems and Flexions by Wallace Martin Lindsay (1894)
"postconsonantal v dropped. Vulg. Lut. s (in classical Latin the vowel u) is also dropped after consonants not only before и (for ..."

3. Introduction to the Study of the Greek Dialects: Grammar, Selected by Carl Darling Buck (1910)
"postconsonantal f. The combinations vp, pp, \p, and also vp (in some cases ; see /) are preserved in the earliest inscriptions of some dialects. ..."

4. The Journal of English and Germanic Philology by Ill.) University of Illinois (Urbana (1918)
"... in its development of postconsonantal _;', exhibits a phenomenon which is physiologically identical with the consonant-infection and umlaut of Celtic, ..."

5. Native Writings in Massachusett by Ives Goddard, Kathleen Joan Bragdon (1988)
"Basically stems in postconsonantal |w| add |-i-|, stems in consonants other than |w| add |-wi-| (with replacement of mutating |n| by |s|), ..."

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