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What does POA stand for?

POA stands for Place of Articulation

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According to Miller and Nicely (1961:174-175), when frequencies above 1000 cps are filtered out of the speech, the features of place of articulation and duration are effectively absent, leaving nasality, affrication, and voicing to do all the work.
VERY FINE TRANSITIONS IN THE MANNER AND PLACE OF ARTICULATION The difficulty of producing obstruent clusters that violate the casual speech voicing constraint discussed above is usually resolved by voicing assimilation, for example, [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.