1. stop consonant a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it
  2. dental consonant a consonant articulated with the tip of the tongue near the gum ridge
  3. subcontinent a large and distinctive landmass (as India or Greenland) that is a distinct part of some continent
  4. consonant a speech sound that is not a vowel
  5. nasal consonant a consonant produced through the nose with the mouth closed
  6. velar consonant a consonant produced with the back of the tongue touching or near the soft palate
  7. guttural consonant a consonant articulated in the back of the mouth or throat
  8. labial consonant a consonant whose articulation involves movement of the lips
  9. time constant (electronics) the time required for the current or voltage in a circuit to rise or fall exponentially through approximately 63 per cent of its amplitude
  10. sibilant consonant a consonant characterized by a hissing sound (like s or sh)
  11. voiceless consonant a consonant produced without sound from the vocal cords
  12. plosive consonant a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it
  13. fricative consonant a continuant consonant produced by breath moving against a narrowing of the vocal tract
  14. stopping point the temporal end; the concluding time
  15. tobacconist a retail dealer in tobacco and tobacco-related articles
  16. stagnant not growing or changing; without force or vitality
  17. alveolar consonant a consonant articulated with the tip of the tongue near the gum ridge
  18. continuant consonant consonant articulated by constricting the vocal tract
  19. tacit consent (law) tacit approval of someone's wrongdoing
  20. gas constant (physics) the universal constant in the gas equation: pressure times volume = R times temperature; equal to 8.3143 joules per kelvin per mole

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