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  branche1
  branche2
  bref1
  bref2
  brévité/brièveté
  brièveté
  bruit
bruyant
  bruyante
  buccal
  but1
  but2
  cacologie
  cacophonie
  cacophonique

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obstruent2

Fr    bruyant, obstruant

adj

Synonym(s): non-continuant1

Antonym(s): resonant2, sonorant

Related term(s): discontinuous2, interrupted, momentary2, non-continuant1

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 324, 423 (= non-sonorant); Trask 1996: 245-246


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obstruent2
  obviation
  obviative
  Occam's razor
  occlusion
  occlusive1
  occlusive2
  occur
  occurrence1
  occurrence2
  Ockham's razor
  octave
  oesophagus
  off-glide
  omission

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