Labiodental fricative

Labiodental fricative

The labiodental fricative can refer to one of three things:
*the voiced labiodental fricative (represented in English as "V/v")
*the voiceless labiodental fricative (represented in English as "F/f")
*A song by the Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band.Also see Fricative consonant.


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