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plosion

Line breaks: plo|sion
Pronunciation: /ˈpləʊʒ(ə)n
 
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Definition of plosion in English:

noun

[mass noun] Phonetics
The sudden release of air in the pronunciation of a plosive consonant.
Example sentences
  • In rapid or casual speech it is usually pronounced with the nasal plosion.

Origin

early 20th century: shortening of explosion.

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