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  branche2
  bref1
  bref2
  brévité/brièveté
  brièveté
  bruit
  bruyant
bruyante
  buccal
  but1
  but2
  cacologie
  cacophonie
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obstruent1

Fr    bruyante, obstruante

nS

Antonym(s): continuant2, resonant2, sonant2, sonorant2

Type of: consonant1

Related term(s): obstruction

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 146; Crystal 2003: 324; ELL: 5151; Finch 2000: 68; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 157; Hock 1986: 16; MacKay 1989: 144, 199; Matthews 1997: 253; Palmatier 1972: 114; Richards etal. 1992: 255; Trask 1996: 245


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  observable
  observation
  observer
  obsolescence
  obsolescent
  obsolete
  obstruction
obstruent1
  obstruent2
  obviation
  obviative
  Occam's razor
  occlusion
  occlusive1
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