nasal consonant Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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nasal consonantnoun [C]

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a ​consonant in which ​airescapes only through the ​nose: In ​English, "m" and "n" are ​nasalconsonants.
(Definition of nasal consonant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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