AFFRICATE

noun. 1. a sound or noise stemming from talk or conversation of plosive, and subsequently, a fricative. 2. a wide myelinated fiber belonging to the somatosensory system.

AFFRICATE: "The affricate fibers are housed in the somatosensory system."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AFFRICATE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/affricate/ (accessed December 5, 2020).
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