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occlusion

Fr    fermeture, occlusion

nS

Synonym(s): closure2

Antonym(s): constriction, stricture

Related term(s): aperture, occlusive2, opening1, plosive2, stop1

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 324 (also "occlude"); ELL: 5151; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 157; MacKay 1989: 199; Matthews 1997: 57, 254; Nash 1968: 160 (= obstruction); Palmatier 1972: 114; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 45 (sealing); Trask 1996: 246


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  obstruent1
  obstruent2
  obviation
  obviative
  Occam's razor
occlusion
  occlusive1
  occlusive2
  occur
  occurrence1
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  Ockham's razor
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