Nasal consonant

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In phonetics, a nasal, an aa cried a nasal occlusive, nasal stap in contrast wi a nasal fricative, or nasal continuant, is an occlusive consonant produced wi a lawered velum, allaein air tae escape freely through the neb. Nasal occlusives are nearly universal in human leids. Thare are an aa ither kinds o nasal consonants in some leids.