Etymology
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pharyngeal (adj.)

"pertaining to the pharynx," especially of speech sounds, 1799, with -al (1) + Modern Latin pharyngeus, from pharynx (see pharynx). Alternative pharyngal is attested by 1835, from Modern Latin pharyngem + -al (1).

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Definitions of pharyngeal
1
pharyngeal (n.)
a consonant articulated in the back of the mouth or throat;
Synonyms: guttural / guttural consonant / pharyngeal consonant
2
pharyngeal (adj.)
of or relating to the throat;
pharyngeal fricatives
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