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Alveolo-palatal ejective fricative

The alveolo-palatal ejective fricative is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents this sound is ⟨ɕʼ⟩.

alveolo-palatal ejective fricative
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Features of the alveolo-palatal ejective fricative:


Language Word IPA Meaning Notes
Adyghe Abzakh щӏэ [ɕʼa] 'new' Dialectal. Corresponds to [t͡ʃʼ] in other dialects.
Kabardian пщӀы  [pɕʼə]  'ten'

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