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glide

(glīd),
A smooth, or effortless, continuous movement.

glide

1. To move in a smooth, virtually frictionless manner.
2. Movement in a smooth, virtually frictionless manner.
3. A joint mobilization technique in which the clinician applies a force to move bones in a direction parallel to the treatment plane. This technique is used to maintain or increase joint play.
4. The smooth movement of acoustic frequencies, e.g., in audible speech.

mandibular glide

The movement of the mandible in any direction as the teeth come into contact.

glide

(glīd)
Smooth or effortless continuous movement.

glide(s),

n 1. the passage of one object over another as guided by their contacting surfaces.
n.pl 2. the sounds
w, wh, and
y, which are voiced as bilabial and palatal glides, respectively. The rapid movement of the lips or tongue from a set position toward a neutral vowel (
u, as in up).
glide, mandibular,
n the side-to-side, protrusive, intermediate movement of the mandible that occurs when the teeth or other occluding surfaces are in contact.
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The interpretation of u as a vowel or a semivowel in diphthongs without the broken tone with the last component u (in closed syllables) gave rise to serious problems, and one can see extensive variations, In 19th-century sources the semivowel v appears systematically; in the first publications of the 1920s (LL 1921; LL 1922; LL 1923) it was replaced by the vowel u, which starting with the 1923 manuscript of O.
2S] begins with a semivowel and ends with a more prominent full vowel, so [V.
While it is true that dolce vowels can serve as stressed syllabic vowels in diphthongs (mio, tuo) as easily as aspro vowels (mai, lei, voi) can, there is a certain sense that a dolce semivowel (mai, lui, pausa) is in some way distinct from an aspro semivowel (sua, sue, suo).
The pattern evinced by the nominal, adjectival (and possibly verbal) systems can be considered a relic of the original distribution of semivowel alternants.
Long syllabic vowels in stressed syllables 5 Short stressed syllabic vowels 3 Unstressed syllabic vowels 2 Diphthong semivowels (2nd element) / Approximants 2 Semiconsonants [?
In melismas the final note typically will bear the semivowel, and in short, slow melismas it even may occur part way through the final note.
With dieresis, any diphthong, rising or falling, can transform into a hiatus by according the semiconsonant or semivowel full syllabic status
If one conjectures that the early Semitic phoneme *w was capable, like the person-marker *y, of taking syllabicity upon itself and shifting from semivowel to vowel, one finds that the addition of the person-markers would lead to the following paradigm:
Diacritic subscript semivowel syllables are called yoh-on (Figure 3).
1~-/ with its accent-regulated metathesis of laryngeal and semivowel had established itself in the system.
Lastly, the presence of the following features was investigated in the preceding and following context of the target sounds: oral vowels, semivowels, nasal vowels, coronal consonants, dorsal consonants, labial consonants, or empty context [20].
Semivowels are restricted to /w/ and /y/, and pattern as consonants.