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  s'amalgamer
  ambigu
  ambiguïté
  ambisyllabique
  amélioration
  aménagement du corpus linguistique
  aménagement du statut des langues
  aménagement linguistique
  amorti
  amortissement
  amplification
  amplitude
  amuïr
  s'amuïr
amuïssement

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elision

Fr    amuïssement

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Related term(s): aphaeresis, apocope, be dropped, be elided, elide, ellipsis, loss, loss of final unstressed vowel, mute, syncope

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 158-159; ELL: 5116; Finch 2000: 46; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 75; MacKay 1989: 45, 48, 72; Matthews 1997: 111; Nash 1968: 67; Onishi 1981: 176-177; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 64; Quirk etal. 1985: 1597; Richards etal. 1992: 121; Trask 1993: 89 (loss of grammatical item); Trask 1996: 129, 211; Wales 1989: 138


English word list

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  elementary (narrative) sequence
  elementary organization form
  elementary transformation
  elicit
  elicitation
  elicited
  elide
elision
  ellipsis
  ellipsis transformation
  elliptical
  elocutio
  elocution
  embed
  embedded

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