Dental Consonants


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Dental Consonants

 

consonants formed by pressing the tip and front part of the tongue to the back of the upper front teeth. For example, Russian t, d, n, and l.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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