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  dilation
  dimension
  dimensionnel
  diminutif
  diminution
  diphtongaison
  diphtongue
  diphtonguer
  diplomatique
  direct
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diminuendo diphthong

[Subentry of diphthong]

Fr    diphtongue décroissante, diphtongue descendante, diphtongue fermante

Synonym(s): descending diphthong, falling diphthong

Antonym(s): ascending diphthong, crescendo diphthong, rising diphthong

Domain: Phonology

Source(s):

Trask 1996: 113
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


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  diffusion
  diglossia
  diglossic
  digraph
  dilation
  dimension
  dimensional
  diminution
  diminutive
  diphthong
  diphthongization
  diphthongize
  diplomatics
  direct
  direct case

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