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  diphtonguer
  diplomatique
  direct
  directif
  direction
  directionnel
  discontinu1
discontinu2
  discontinu3
  discontinuité
  discours1
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non-continuant1

Fr    discontinu2, interrompu, momentané1, non-continu

adj

Synonym(s): discontinuous2, interrupted, momentary2, obstruent2

Antonym(s): continuant1

Type of: feature

Related term(s): obstruent2, occlusive1

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 146 (noncontinuant); Crystal 2003: 105; Dell 1980[trans.]: 42; ELL: 5149; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 52; MacKay 1989: 193 (non-continuous = abruptive), 197; Trask 1996: 91


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  nominative
  non-ambiguous
  non-anterior
  non-argument
  non-conditional variant
  non-configurational
  non-consonantal
non-continuant1
  non-continuant2
  non-coronal
  non-count
  non-covered
  non(-)distinctive
  non(-)distributed
  non-finite verb (form)

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