Synonyms and related words:
accented, alveolar, apical, apico-alveolar, apico-dental, articulated, assimilated, back, barytone, bilabial, broad, cacuminal, central, cerebral, checked, choking, close, consonant, consonantal, constrictive, continuant, contrary, counterproductive, crosswise, dental, dissimilated, dorsal, flat, front, glide, glossal, glottal, guttural, hard, heavy, high, hindering, hindersome, in the way, inhibiting, inhibitive, interrupting, interruptive, intonated, labial, labiodental, labiovelar, lateral, lax, light, lingual, liquid, low, mid, monophthongal, muted, narrow, nasal, nasalized, obstructing, obstructive, obstruent, open, oxytone, palatal, palatalized, pharyngeal, pharyngealized, phonemic, phonetic, phonic, pitch, pitched, posttonic, repressive, restrictive, retroflex, rounded, semivowel, soft, sonant, stifling, stopped, strangling, stressed, strong, suppressive, surd, syllabic, tense, thick, throaty, tonal, tonic, troublesome, twangy, unaccented, unrounded, unstressed, velar, vocalic, vocoid, voiced, voiceless, vowel, vowellike, weak, wide

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  • occlusive — (adj.) 1867, from L. occlus , pp. stem of occludere (see OCCLUDE (Cf. occlude)) + IVE (Cf. ive) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Occlusive — Consonne occlusive Mode d’articulation Obstruction Constrictive Occlusive Affriquée Fricative Sonante Spirante Liquide Semi voyelle Vibrante Roulée Bat …   Wikipédia en Français

  • occlusive — ● occlusif, occlusive adjectif Relatif à l occlusion d un conduit naturel. Se dit d un pansement étanche. ● occlusif, occlusive (expressions) adjectif Consonne occlusive ou occlusive (nom féminin), consonne dont l articulation comporte une… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • occlusive — Serving to close; denoting a bandage or dressing that closes a wound and excludes it from the air. * * * oc·clu·sive siv adj causing or characterized by occlusion <occlusive arterial disease> * * * oc·clu·sive (ə klooґsiv) pertaining… …   Medical dictionary

  • occlusive — adjective Etymology: Latin occlusus, past participle of occludere Date: 1888 1. serving to occlude 2. characterized by occlusion …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • occlusive — См. consonante occlusiva …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • occlusive — occlusiveness, n. /euh klooh siv/, adj. 1. occluding or tending to occlude. 2. Phonet. characterized by or having occlusion. n. Phonet. 3. a stop that is unreleased, as the p sound in stop, or deviously released, as the k sound in acme, acne, or… …   Universalium

  • occlusive — 1. adjective That tends to occlude. 2. noun A plosive …   Wiktionary

  • occlusive — adj. pertaining to occlusion; sealing; closing; blocking ; absorbing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • occlusive — oc·clu·sive …   English syllables