alveolar

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alveolar

[al′vē·ə·lər]
(biology)
Of or relating to an alveolus.
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It then became clear that alveolar /r/ was uvularized rather than pharyngealized, i.
It has contrasting dental and alveolar stops with apical articulations.
Alveolar /t/, /r/, /n/, and /l/are [+cor, -high, -low, +back].