Epiglottal Ejective
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Epiglottal Ejective
Epiglottal or pharyngeal ejective
IPA Number173 + 401
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The epiglottal or pharyngeal ejective is a rare type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents this sound is ⟨?'⟩.


Features of the pharyngeal ejective:


A pharyngeal ejective has been reported in Dargwa, a Northeast Caucasian language.

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