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

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free stress

[Subentry of free, stress1]

Fr    accent libre, accent mobile, accent variable

Synonym(s): movable stress, variable stress

Antonym(s): bound stress, fixed accent, fixed stress

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 188, 436; ELL: 4357; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 220; Matthews 1997: 135 (free accent); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 76-77 (= free accent, free word accent); Richards etal. 1992: 146


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  formulaic
  formulate
  formulation
  fortis
  fortition
  fossilized
  frame1
  frame2
  frame3
  frame analysis
  framework
  free
  free modifier
  free relative (clause)
  free syllable

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