• A phoneme that combines a plosive with an immediately following fricative or spirant sharing the same place of articulation, e.g., ch as in chair and j as in jar
  • a consonant that begins as a plosive and ends as a fricative [n -S] / to sound a consonant in this way [v AFFRICATED, AFFRICATING, AFFRICATES]
  • to pronounce a vowel sound which starts with an alveolar and ends with a fricative [v AFFRICATED, AFFRICATES, AFFRICATING]