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Allophonic Variation in Consonants

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Allophonic variation – consonants

In this subsection we describe and exemplify eight phonetic features that influence allophones of consonants:

  1. aspiration
  2. de-voicing
  3. velarization
  4. dentalization
  5. labialization
  6. velar shifting
  7. retraction
  8. glottalization

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