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chuintante

Eng    hushing sound, palato(-)alveolar fricative

nFS

Synonym(s): son chuintant

Type of: consonne

Related term(s): alvéopalatale, sifflante

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Builles 1998: 158; Dell 1985: 65; Dubois etal. 1994: 84; Martinet 1955: 235, 239 (aussi "non-chuintante"); Martinet 1960: 49; Mounin 1974: 67; Neveu 2004: 65; Riegel etal. 1994: 46


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