PALATAL in Scrabble

PALATAL is accepted in Scrabble (sowpods, twl06). It is a 7-letter word and contains the following letters A A A L L P T (sorted alphabetically). PALATAL is a noun. Displaying clues with their related answers, definition of clue, synonyms and pronunciation if aviailable.

Score table for PALATAL

GameWordPoints totalDB Support
ScrabbleP3A1L1A1T1A1L19sowpods
twl06

By adding one letter to PALATAL you can create these words

 WordPoints totalLetter's scoreDB Support
1. PALATALS10P3A1L1A1T1A1L1S1sowpodstwl06
2. PALATIAL10P3A1L1A1T1I1A1L1sowpodstwl06

Definition of PALATAL

1.
A semivowel produced with the tongue near the palate (like the initial sound in the English word `yeast')
2.
Relating to or lying near the palate
Palatal index The palatine tonsils
3.
Produced with the front of the tongue near or touching the hard palate (as `y') or with the blade of the tongue near the hard palate (as `ch' in `chin' or `j' in `gin')

Synonyms of PALATAL

adj palatine, surface
adj palatalized, palatalised, soft
noun semivowel, glide

Wiktionary says

NOUN
  1. A palatal consonant.
ADJECTIVE
  1. Pertaining to the palate.
  2. Of an upper tooth, on the side facing the palate.
  3. Articulated at the hard palate.
Score table
1p. E, A, I, O, N, R, T, L, S, U
2p. D, G
3p. B, C, M, P
4p. F, H, V, W, Y
5p. K
8p. J, X
10p. Q, Z