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French

chuintant

Feminine form: chuintante

Eng    hushing, shibilant

adj

Related term(s): alvéopalatal, post(-)alvéolaire

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Builles 1998: 158; Canu & Renaud 1968: 83 (= dorso-prépalatal); Dubois etal. 1994: 84; MacKay 1989: 102; Martinet 1955: 235

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hushing
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