how to pronounce alveolar


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An example use of alveolar in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… the alveolar Ridge which is the hard bit …”

meanings of alveolar


  1. Of or relating to an alveolus.
  2. Relating to the jaw ridge containing the tooth sockets.
  3. Relating to the alveoli (small air sacs) of the lungs.
  4. Formed with the tongue touching or approaching the inner ridge of the gums of the upper front teeth.


  1. An alveolar consonant.

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