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  absolu
  absorption1
  abstraction
  abstrait
  accent1
  accent2
  accent3
  accent chromatique
  accent lié
  accent non-rhotique
  accent rhotique
  accent syllabique
  accent tertiaire
  accent tonal
  accentogène

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English

emphatic stress

[Subentry of emphatic, stress1]

Fr    accent affectif, accent d'insistance, accent expressif

Synonym(s): affective stress

Related term(s): contrastive stress

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): ELL: 4357; MacKay 1989: 131; Matthews 1997: 112; Nash 1968: 68; Pike, K. 1967: 403; Trask 1996: 130; Wales 1989: 142


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  emic
  emit
  emotive
  empathy
  emphasis
  emphasize
  emphatic
  emphatically
  empirical
  empirical evidence
  empiricism
  empty
  empty category principle (ECP)
  empty set
  empty-box

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