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  spectre
  spectrogramme
  spectrographe
  sphère
  sphère d'activité
  spirante
spirantisation
  spiromètre
  spondée
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spirantization

Fr    spirantisation

nS

Synonym(s): fricativization

Related term(s): lenition

Domain: Historical Linguistics, Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 189-190; Mackay 1989: 226; Matthews 1997: 350; Trask 1996: 332


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  spelling3
  spelling disorder
  spelling system
  spell(-)out
  sphere
  sphere of activity
  spirant
spirantization
  spirometer
  split
  spoken
  spondaic foot
  spondee
  spoonerism
  sporadic

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