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  monophonématique
  monophtongaison
  monophtongue
  monor(h)ème
  monosegmental
  monosémie
  monosémique
monosyllabe1
  monosyllabe2
  monosyllabique
  monosyllabisme
  monotone
  monotonique
  monovalent
  montant

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English

monosyllabic

Fr    monosyllabe1, monosyllabique

adj

Related term(s): disyllabic, polysyllabic

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Comrie 1981: 40; Crystal 2003: 297; Doke 1935: 147; Finch 2000: 69 (= single-syllable); Hamp 1963: 38; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 144; Hock 1986: 383 (also "monosyllabic (n.)"); MacKay 1989: 193; Matthews 1997: 230; Nash 1968: 145; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 139 (also "monosyllabic language"); Quirk etal. 1985: 461-462 (monosyllabic adjective); Richards etal. 1992: 235; Trask 1996: 226


English word list

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  monologue
  monophonem(at)ic
  monophthong
  monophthongization
  monosemic
  monosemous
  monosemy
monosyllabic
  monosyllabism
  monosyllable
  monotone
  monotonic
  monotonous
  monotransitive verb
  monovalent

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