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 for plosive consonant
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  plosive consonant
      n 1: a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some
           point and suddenly releasing it; "his stop consonants are
           too aspirated" [syn: stop consonant, stop, occlusive,
           plosive consonant, plosive speech sound, plosive]
           [ant: continuant, continuant consonant]

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