Definition of Plosion in English :

Define Plosion in English

Plosion meaning in English

Meaning of Plosion in English

Pronunciation of Plosion in English

Plosion pronunciation in English

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1. explosion, plosion

the terminal forced release of pressure built up during the occlusive phase of a stop consonant

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see synonyms of plosion
the sound of an abrupt break or closure, esp the audible release of a stop
. Also called: explosion

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noun Phonetics
the articulation of a plosive sound
2.  Loosely
the final stage, or sudden release of breath, in the articulation of a plosive

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see synonyms of plosion
1. The articulation of a plosive sound.
2. The sudden release of occluded air characteristically occurring in the articulation of certain stop consonants. Also called explosion.

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