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  continu2
  continuatif
  continue
  continuité
  continuum
  contoïd
  contour
  contracte
  contracté
  contraction1
  contraction2
  contraction 'wanna'
  contradiction
  contradictoire
  contrainte

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English

intonational contour

[Subentry of contour, intonational]

Fr    contour d'intonation, courbe intonative, patron intonatif

Synonym(s): intonation contour, intonation pattern

Related term(s): intoneme, pitch contour

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Arndt & Janney 1987: 245; Crystal 2001: 71; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 180 (intonational curve); Givon 1984: 36; Martinet 1962: 35; Martinet 1964[trans.]: 76 (intonational curve)


English word list

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  interviewee
  interviewer
  intervocalic
  intimate style
  intonation1
  intonation2
  intonational
  intonational phrase
  intonation(-)group
  intoneme
  intralingual translation
  intralinguistic
  intransitive
  intrasentential switching
  intrinsic

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