Definition of linguapalatal in English:

linguapalatal

adjective

Phonetics
  • Relating to or formed by the tongue and palate; specifically (of a speech sound) = "palatal".

noun

Phonetics
  • A speech sound formed in this way; specifically = "palatal".

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in John Wilkins (1614–1672), theologian and natural philosopher.

Pronunciation

linguapalatal

/ˌlɪŋɡwəˈpalətl//ˌlɪŋɡwəpəˈleɪtl/