from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of, relating to, or associated with the uvula.
  • adjective Linguistics Articulated by vibration of the uvula or with the back of the tongue near or touching the uvula.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to the uvula: as, uvular mucous membrane; uvular movements. Made with the uvula: said of r when produced by vibration of the uvula instead of by that of the tongue-tip, as commonly in parts of France and Germany and elsewhere.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Anat.) Of or pertaining to a uvula.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective anatomy Of or relating to the uvula.
  • adjective phonetics Of a sound, articulated with the uvula.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective of or relating to or associated with the uvula


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From uvula +‎ -ar.


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