d  [d]

Dene Sųłiné, Cold Lake  -  Phoneme: d [d]  -  IPA: voiced alveolar plosive.

Word: dą [dã] "mole"  -  Speaker: SP1

Description: A d [d] in initial position in the word. Voicing is visable all the way through the stop closure. This a strongly voiced stop.

Comment: contrast the voicing of this stop with the bilabial /b/ example. This is more strongly voiced.

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