Mid Back Unrounded Vowel (disambiguation)

The International Phonetic Alphabet distinguishes two mid back unrounded vowels:

  1. The close-mid back unrounded vowel
  2. The open-mid back unrounded vowel

Famous quotes containing the words vowel and/or mid:

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