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French word list

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  syllabe
  syllabe légère
  syllabe lourde
  syllabème
  syllabicité
  syllabification
  syllabifier
syllabique
  syllabisation
  syllabiser
  syllabogramme
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syllabic

Fr    syllabique

adj

Related term(s): ambisyllabic, disyllabic

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 145; Crystal 2003: 448; Doke 1935: 207; ELL: 5177; Hamp 1963: 57 (also "syllabic manipulation", "syllabics (n.)"); Mackay 1989: 228; Matthews 1997: 366; Nash 1968: 235 (syllabic stress); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 209 (syllabic stress); Richards etal. 1992: 367; Saussure 1959[trans.]: 58-59 (syllabic accent); Trask 1996: 344

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English word list

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  surface subject
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