implosive

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im·plo·sive

 (ĭm-plō′sĭv)
n.
A stop consonant pronounced with the breath drawn in.

im·plo′sive adj.

implosive

(ɪmˈpləʊsɪv)
adj
(Phonetics & Phonology) pronounced by or with implosion
n
(Phonetics & Phonology) an implosive consonant
imˈplosively adv
Translations
implosif
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As Hansson notes, in Ngizim, voiced implosives do not trigger voicing agreement on preceding (non-implosive) obstruents; the two classes of consonants are too dissimilar to be compelled to correspond, and hence to agree in voicing.
The only CORR constraint general enough to enforce correspondence between an implosive and nonimplosive consonant, represented here by the maximally general CORR-CC, is ranked below IDENT-[voi]-IO.
td not [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]), IPA symbols ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] for Siraiki implosives, but not for Sindhi implosives), and ad hoc symbols.
Meme chose pour Tarik Kabbage, lors du precedent mandat oE sa majorite tenait au bout du fil, a cause des rixes implosives qui n'en finissaient jamais.