Back ( Concept )
http://purl.org/linguistics/gold/Back


Thing
      |_ Abstract
            |_ Linguistic Property
                  |_ Phonetic Property
                        |_ Articulatory Property
                              |_ Supra Laryngeal Property
                                    |_ Place Property
                                          |_ Buccal Property
                                                |_ Dorsal Property
                                                      |_ Backness Property
                                                            |_ Back


Definition:

A vowel sound produced with the tongue retracted towards the back of the oral cavity, e.g. [a:] as in English ‘calm’ or [u:] as in English ‘soon’. [Hartmann and Stork 1972: 25]


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