affricative definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, associated with, or forming an affricate.
    • Of, or regarding an affricate.
  • noun:
    • See affricate.
    • An affricate.
    • a composite address sound consisting of a stop and a fricative articulated in the same point (as `ch' in `chair' and `j' in `pleasure')

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