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  chuchoté
  chuchotement
  chuchoter
  chuintant
  chuintante
  chute1
  chute2
chva
  cible
  circonfixe
  circonflexe
  circonlocution
  circonstance
  circonstanciel1
  circonstanciel2

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English

schwa

Fr    chva, schwa, voyelle centrale, voyelle centralisée, voyelle mixte, voyelle moyenne, voyelle neutre

nS

Synonym(s): central vowel, centralized vowel, medial vowel, mid vowel, middle vowel, neutral vowel, shwa

Related term(s): reduced vowel

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 117; Clark & Clark 1977: 183; Crystal 2003: 407 (= indefinite vowel); ELL: 5168; Finch 2000: 67; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 208; Mackay 1989: 221; Matthews 1997: 331; Onishi 1981: 380 (= obscure vowel, mixed vowel); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 142 (murmur-vowel); Quirk etal. 1985: 1595-1596 (schwa-vowel); Richards etal. 1992: 324; Trask 1996: 317


English word list

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  scene
  schema1
  schema2
  schema3
  schematic form
  scheme1
  scheme2
schwa
  scope1
  scope2
  script1
  script2
  second formant
  secondary
  secondary articulation1

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