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  chuintant
chuintante
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English

hushing sound

[Subentry of hushing]

Fr    chuintante, son chuintant

nS

Synonym(s): palato(-)alveolar fricative

Type of: consonant1

Related term(s): alveopalatal2, post(-)alveolar

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): MacKay 1989: 148 (= shibilant (consonant)); Martinet 1964[trans.]: 50; Nash 1968: 99; Onishi 1981: 252-253; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 93; Trask 1996: 173 (= hushing fricative)


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