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  bruyante
  buccal
  but1
  but2
  cacologie
  cacophonie
  cacophonique
cacuminal
  cadencé
  cadence1
  cadence2
  cadrage
  cadre1
  cadre2
  cadre3

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English

retroflex(ed)

Fr    cacuminal, cérébral, rétroflexe

adj

Synonym(s): cacuminal, cerebral, domal

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 113 (retroflexed); Collinge 1990: 15; Crystal 2003: 399; Doke 1935: 189; ELL: 3066; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 197-198; Hock 1986: 77; MacKay 1989: 146, 148 (= post alveolar), 219 (= retroflexed); Matthews 1997: 320; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 186; Richards etal. 1992: 316; Trask 1996: 308-309

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  resultative
  résumé
  retracted
  retraction
  retraining
  retroactive
  retroflex
retroflex(ed)
  retroflexed 'r'
  retroflexion
  retrospective
  reversal
  reverse
  reversible
  reversive

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