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The flow of air from the lungs under comparatively constant pressure, used in forming speech sounds.Contrasted with velaric airstream
- ‘Its basis is pulses of air in the lungs: technically, in the pulmonic airstream mechanism.’
- ‘An airstream initiated by the lungs is called a pulmonic airstream.’
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