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  branche2
  bref1
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  brièveté
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bruyant
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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)
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Trask 1996: 245-246
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


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