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  pause
  pédagogie
  pédagogique
  péjoratif
  péjoration
  pensée
  pénultième1
pénultième2
  perceptibilité
  perceptible
  perception
  perception catégorique
  perdre la face
  perfectif
  perfectionnement

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English

penult

Fr    pénultième2, syllabe pénultième

nS

Synonym(s): penultimate syllable

Related term(s): antepenult, antepenultimate2, final syllable, first syllable, initial syllable, paroxytone

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Doke 1935: 162; Matthews 1997: 271; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 163; Trask 1996: 260


English word list

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  peak
  peak of the syllable
  pedagogic(al)
  pedagogy
  peer group
  pejoration
  pejorative
penult
  penultimate
  perceive
  perceptibility
  perceptible
  perception
  perfect
  perfect synonym

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