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groove(d) fricative

[Subentry of fricative1]

Fr    fricative en creux, sifflante

Synonym(s): sibilant

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 212 (also "grooving"); Dineen 1967: 25; ELL: 3064; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 208 (= groove spirant, whistling consonant); MacKay 1989: 171; Matthews 1997: 323 (= rill fricative); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 87 (groove-spirant); Trask 1996: 164


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