geminate

phonetic symbol: / dʒémənət | dʒémənèɪt / 

geminate - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ a doubled or long consonant
e.g.)
・the `n' in `thinness' is a geminate

[ verb ]
■ arrange or combine in pairs
e.g.)
・The consonants are geminated in these words

[ verb ]
■ arrange in pairs
pair

[ verb ]
■ occur in pairs
pair

[ verb ]
■ form by reduplication
reduplicate

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