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  a posteriori
  a priori
  abaissement
  abaisser
  A-barre
  A-barre lié
  abduction1
  abduction2
  abécédaire
  aberrant
  abessif
  ablatif
  ablatif absolu
  ablaut
  abrégé1

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key lowering

[Subentry of key1, lowering]

Fr    abaissement de registre

Synonym(s): register lowering

Related term(s): downdrift, downstep

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): ELL: 5137; IEL: Vol. I, 372


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  juxtapose
  juxtaposed
  juxtaposition
  juxtapositional assimilation
  kernel1
  kernel2
  key1
  key word
  key2
  Khoisan language
  kin terms
  kinesics
  kinetic tone
  kinship
  knowledge

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