Dental Click

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Tsk-tsk - Occurrence
... Dental clicks are common in Khoisan languages and the neighboring Nguni languages, such as Zulu and Xhosa ... In the Nguni languages, the tenuis click is denoted by the letter c, the murmured click by gc, the aspirated click by ch, and the nasal click by nc ... The prenasalized clicks are written ngc and nkc ...

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