from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or forming an affricate.
- n. See affricate.
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- n. An affricate.
- adj. Of, or relating to an affricate.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a composite speech sound consisting of a stop and a fricative articulated at the same point (as `ch' in `chair' and `j' in `joy')
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