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  a posteriori
  a priori
  abaissement
  abaisser
  A-barre
  A-barre lié
  abduction1
  abduction2
  abécédaire
  aberrant
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  ablatif absolu
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abaissement tonal non-prédictible

[Subentry of abaissement tonal]

Eng    downstep, phonemic tone lowering

Synonym(s): abaissement tonal distinctif, downstep, faille tonale

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Creissels 1994: 224, 228


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  double-compound
  double-object construction
  doublet
  doubling
  downdrift
  downgrader
  downgrading
downstep
  doxa
  drawl1
  drawl2
  drill
  drum
  dual
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