Synonyms and Antonyms for velar

1. velar (adj.)

of or relating to the velum

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2. velar (adj.)

produced with the back of the tongue touching or near the soft palate (as `k' in `cat' and `g' in `gun' and `ng' in `sing')

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3. velar (n.)

a consonant produced with the back of the tongue touching or near the soft palate

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