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  asyndétique
  asyntaxique
  atélique
  atemporel
  athématique
  atlas linguistique
  atone
attaque
  attente
  attention
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  atténuateur2
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onset

Fr    attaque

nS

Related term(s): approach2, beginning, release, syllable

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 136; Crystal 2003: 325 (also "maximal onset principle", "onset phase"); Finch 2000: 68; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 158; Hock 1986: 22; MacKay 1989: 140; Matthews 1997: 256; Nash 1968: 18 (attack), 161; Onishi 1981: 64 (attack); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 154 (= on-glide); Quirk etal. 1985: 1599; Richards etal. 1992: 367; Trask 1996: 247

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  octave
  oesophagus
  off-glide
  omission
  one-place
  one-place predicate
  one-to-one correspondence
  on-glide
  onomasiological
  onomasiology
  onomastics
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