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  dilation
  dimension
  dimensionnel
  diminutif
  diminution
  diphtongaison
  diphtongue
  diphtonguer
  diplomatique
  direct
  directif
  direction
  directionnel
  discontinu1
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rising diphthong

[Subentry of diphthong, rising]

Fr    diphtongue ascendante, diphtongue croissante, diphtongue ouvrante

Synonym(s): ascending diphthong, crescendo diphthong

Antonym(s): descending diphthong, diminuendo diphthong, falling diphthong

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 22; Crystal 2003: 139; Hamp 1963: 64; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 67; MacKay 1989: 155; Matthews 1997: 323; Onishi 1981: 482-483; Trask 1996: 97


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  rhythmic(al)
  rhythmics
  riddle
  rigid designator
  rigor
  rise
  rising
  ritual
  r-less
  r-less dialect
  role1
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  role3
  role relations
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