cacuminal

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj cacuminal pronounced with the tip of the tongue turned back toward the hard palate
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Cacuminal (Philol) Pertaining to the top of the palate; cerebral; -- applied to certain consonants; as, cacuminalor cerebral) letters.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • cacuminal Pertaining to a top or summit.
    • cacuminal In anatomy, relating to the cacumen or upper surface of the vermis of the brain.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. cacumen, cacuminis, the top, point