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  monolinguisme
  monologal
  monologique
  monologisme
  monologue
  monophonématique
  monophtongaison
monophtongue
  monor(h)ème
  monosegmental
  monosémie
  monosémique
  monosyllabe1
  monosyllabe2
  monosyllabique

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monophthong

Fr    monophtongue2

nS

Synonym(s): pure vowel

Related term(s): diphthong, triphthong

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Collinge 1990: 21; Crystal 2003: 298; ELL: 5146; Finch 2000: 74; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 144 (= simple vowel); Labov 1994: 271; MacKay 1989: 193; Matthews 1997: 231 (also "monophthongal"); Nash 1968: 145; Onishi 1981: 350-351; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 139; Richards etal. 1992: 235 (also "monophthongal"); Trask 1996: 297


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monophthong
  monophthongization
  monosemic
  monosemous
  monosemy
  monosyllabic
  monosyllabism
  monosyllable
  monotone
  monotonic
  monotonous
  monotransitive verb
  monovalent
  mood
  mora

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