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Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
alveolar (adjective)
1.
of, relating to, resembling, or having - alveoli , especially of, relating to, or constituting the part of the jaws where the teeth arise, the air-containing compartments of the lungs, or glands with secretory cells about a central space
2.
articulated with the tip of the tongue touching or near the teethridge
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