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  constatif
  constellation
  constituant1
  constituant2
  constituant immédiat (CI)
  constituer
  constrictif
constriction
  constrictive
  construction
  construction à double objet
  contact
  contamination
  contaminer
  conte

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English

stricture

Fr    constriction, rapprochement, resserrement, rétrécissement

nS

Synonym(s): constriction, narrowing

Antonym(s): closure2, occlusion

Related term(s): aperture, constricted, continuant2, fricative2, friction, opening1

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 436; ELL: 5174; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 221; MacKay 1989: 151, 219; Matthews 1997: 355; Nash 1968: 230; Trask 1996: 338


English word list

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  stress4
  stress-bearing unit
  stressed
  stress-timed language
  stress-timed (rhythm)
  strict sub(-)categorization feature
  strict sub(-)categorization rule
stricture
  stridency
  strident
  string
  stroboscope
  stroke
  strong
  strong declension

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