Definition of prevocalic in English:

prevocalic

Syllabification: pre·vo·cal·ic
Pronunciation: /ˌprēvōˈkalik
 
/

adjective

Occurring immediately before a vowel.
More example sentences
  • There's no rule for how to pronounce/write one of the function words when it appears phrase-finally - but all signs point to the prevocalic form being the special case and the preconsonantal form being the default case.

Derivatives

prevocalically

Pronunciation: /-ik(ə)lē/
adverb

Definition of prevocalic in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day apposite
Pronunciation: ˈapəzɪt
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something