|Voiceless Velar Fricative (Lower-case X)|
Articulator: Back of the tongue (tongue dorsum)
Point of Articulation: Velum
Manner of Articulation: Fricative: The articulator makes a narrow constriction against the point of articulation, so when the airflow goes through the oral passage, audible frication noise is created.
Voice: voiceless – Vocal folds are apart and are not vibrating.
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