upgliding


upgliding
\\ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷\ adjective
Etymology: up (I) + gliding, present participle of glide (after glide up, v.)
: outgliding with an upward glide (as the vocalic parts of day and dough when these parts are diphthongal)

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