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  mineur
  minimal
  minimalisme
  minimum
  minuscule1
  minuscule2
  mi-occlusive
mi-ouvert
  mise
  mise en focus
  mise en relief
  mixité linguistique
  mixte
  mnémotechnique1
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English

half(-)open

[Subentry of open1]

Fr    mi-ouvert

adj

Synonym(s): mid-open

Antonym(s): half(-)close

Type of: degree of aperture, height2, vowel height

Related term(s): open1

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 326; ELL: 5129; MacKay 1989: 191 (lower-mid vowel); Matthews 1997: 156, 400 (= open-mid); Richards etal. 1992: 403

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  grouping
  gums
  guttural
  gutturalization
  habit
  habitual
  habitus
  Hamito-Semitic
  hapax legomenon
  haplography
  haplology
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  harmonization
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