Definition of egressive in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɪˈɡrɛsɪv/


(Of a speech sound) produced using the normal outward-flowing airstream.
Example sentences
  • Pulmonic egressive sounds are found in all human languages.
  • We examine how movement patterns are modified when speakers change from an egressive to ingressive airstream.

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Line breaks: egres|sive

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