occlusive definition

  • adjective:
    • Occluding or tending to occlude.
    • That tends to occlude.
    • maintaining occlude
  • noun:
    • Linguistics An oral or nasal stop.
    • A plosive.
    • a consonant produced by preventing the airflow at some point and all of a sudden releasing it
  • others:
    • Closing; offering to close: since, an occlusive dressing for a wound.

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