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discontinuous2

Fr    discontinu2, interrompu, momentané1, non-continu

adj

Synonym(s): interrupted, momentary2, non-continuant1

Antonym(s): continuant1

Type of: feature

Related term(s): obstruent2, occlusive1

Domain: Phonology

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 141 (#1)
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


ELL: 5149
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


MacKay 1989: 160
MACKAY, Ian. (1989) Phonetics and Speech Science. A Bilingual Dictionary. Dictionnaire Bilingue de la Phonétique et des Sciences de la Parole. New York/Bern: Peter Lang. (PH)


Trask 1996: 91
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


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  directional
  directive
  disambiguate
  disambiguation
  disconnection
  discontinuity
  discontinuous1
discontinuous2
  discontinuous3
  discours
  discourse1
  discourse2
  discourse3
  discourse context
  discourse memory

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