SONANT

1. A vowel or a voiced con capable of forming a syllable or the nucleus of a syllable. 2. A nasal or liquid con that functions as a vowel. Compare semivowel. 3. Related to or having speech sounds.

SONANT: "Sonant means to have speech sounds."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SONANT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sonant/ (accessed August 3, 2020).
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