uvular

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u·vu·lar

(yū'vyū-lăr),
Relating to the uvula.

uvular

(yo͞o′vyə-lər)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or associated with the uvula.
2. Linguistics Articulated by vibration of the uvula or with the back of the tongue near or touching the uvula.

uvular

[yo̅o̅′vyələr]
Etymology: L, uva, grape
pertaining to the palatine uvula.

u·vu·lar

(ū'vyū-lăr)
Relating to the uvula.