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tenuis definitions

Merriam Webster's

noun (plural tenues) Etymology: Medieval Latin, from Latin, thin, slight Date: 1650 an unaspirated voiceless stop

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. (pl. tenues) Phonet. a voiceless stop, e.g. k, p, t. Etymology: L, = thin, transl. Gk psilos smooth

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Tenuis Ten"u*is, n.; pl. Tenues. [NL., fr. L. tenuis fine, thin. See Tenuous.] (Gr. Gram.) One of the three surd mutes [kappa], [pi], [tau]; -- so called in relation to their respective middle letters, or medials, [gamma], [beta], [delta], and their aspirates, [chi], [phi], [theta]. The term is also applied to the corresponding letters and articulate elements in other languages.



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